How to Inspect the Hive Safely?

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The methodology for assessing your beehive doesn’t change much starting with one visit then onto the next. Beekeepers dependably take after specific methods and dependably search for specific things. After a couple visits to the hive, the mechanics of this turn out to be second nature, and you can focus on enjoying the inexplicable disclosures … Read more How to Inspect the Hive Safely?

How do you introduce bees to a new hive?

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The Role of Honey Bee Before we jump ahead to that point, let’s just take a look at the types of bees that make up a colony so that you know exactly who does what. You probably already have an idea of the three main types of bees. The workers are the guys who do … Read more How do you introduce bees to a new hive?

Which Honey Bee is Right for You? Ultimate Guide for beginners

Which Honey Bee is Right for You

While there are many varieties of bee to choose from, you’ll want to go with a bee which is known for producing honey and also, for being manageable and not at all aggressive.  The American Golden Italian is a variety of honey bee which features these qualities.  American Goldens are also known for being hardy … Read more Which Honey Bee is Right for You? Ultimate Guide for beginners