How To Reuse Beehive Frames

How To Reuse Beehive Frames

If you are a beginner beekeeper or if you are aspiring to enter the world of beekeeping, you should know that it is important for you to learn how to properly reuse your beehive frames because you are going to save a lot of money from doing so. At the same time, knowing how to … Read more

A Guide to Cleaning Your Beekeeping Equipment

A Guide to Cleaning Your Beekeeping Equipment

Bee colonies are susceptible to infection and infestation through attacks by pests and diseases. These include mites, bacteria, viruses, and fungi. A critical factor in preventing the spread and impact of disease and infestation is good hygiene.  You can clean and sterilize the hive, honey-harvesting equipment, tools, and clothing using water, chemicals, and even irradiation. … Read more

A Guide To Storing Beekeeping Equipment

A Guide To Storing Beekeeping Equipment

Beekeeping is a fulfilling job that requires a lot of patience and skill. Due to the natural behavior of the bees, it’s a lot different to do the job during summer and during winter days, when the bees are hibernating (or moving). You’ll need far more equipment when the colony is active. The question is, … Read more

Is Harvesting Honey Harmful To Bees?

Is Harvesting Honey Harmful To Bees

A lot of beekeepers enter the field of beekeeping primarily because they want to harvest honey, which can be sold at a good price or can be kept or stored in your home for an extended period of time. That said, you should know that honey is also a food source for the bees especially … Read more

Bees Without Their Queen: How Long Will They Last?

Bees Without Their Queen

There is no doubt that the most important member of bee society is the queen of the entire colony. That’s because she is responsible for uniting the entire colony and is the only bee capable of laying eggs that will help increase the colony’s population. It is needless to say that a bee colony should … Read more

8 Reasons to Start Beekeeping

8 reasons to start beekeeping.

Beekeeping is a rising hobby among a lot of different regular households around the country as there are now more and more people who are becoming beekeepers even though they still do maintain their regular day jobs. And all of these people have their own reasons why they wanted to start beekeeping in the first … Read more

The Bees Process Of Drawing Out Comb [BEE AMAZED!]

The Bees Process Of Drawing Out Comb

The process of drawing out comb for bees is one of the most important things that the worker bees do regularly because this is something that allows them to thermoregulate their hive and to make sure that the temperatures are at the optimal levels, especially whenever it’s winter. It is needless to say that the … Read more

A Guide To Stopping Your Honey From Crystallizing

A Guide To Stopping Your Honey From Crystallizing

After you have extracted your honey and kept it in its container, you are ready to consume and/ or sell it, whichever of the two you might want to do. However, there are some instances wherein wrong storage conditions will lead the honey to crystalize, which happens when it hardens. This can make honey more … Read more