Should You Buy Packaged Bees or Nucs? [COLD HARD FACTS!]

Should You Buy Packaged Bees or Nucs?

Considering beekeeping as a profession or a hobby but aren’t sure where to start? There are a few things you’re going to need to get prepared for this beekeeping journey and one of them is knowing whether you should start with packaged bees or a Nucleus Colony. Because a Nucleus Colony is already partially formed … Read more

Keeping Bees with Chickens: What You Need to Know

Keeping Bees with Chickens: What You Need to Know

For those wanting to improve their sustainable living, I’m sure you’ve thought about keeping both bees and chickens. Both of these magnificent creatures play a crucial role in our lives, and by keeping them ourselves, you can gain much more environmentally-friendly produce. But, before you undergo this sustainable change, do bees harm chickens? Bee stings … Read more

Should I Keep my Bees Near an Air Conditioner?

Should I Keep my Bees Near an Air Conditioner?

It can undoubtedly be alarming when you see bees near your air conditioner or flying inside it. However, because bees are an endangered insect that play an essential role in our world, should you be concerned about this situation? If you’re asking yourself, “should I keep my bees near an air conditioner” you need to … Read more

A Quick Guide to Reviving an Exhausted Bee

A Quick Guide to Reviving an Exhausted Bee

Bumblebees are now considered endangered because of the loss of habitat, pesticides, climate change, and various diseases. Due to this, bees have to work overtime to thrive in their hives, protect their young, and spread pollution across our vegetation. The extra work these bees have to undergo can make them exhausted at times. But how … Read more

Can You Overfeed Bees? (Let’s Find Out)

Can you overfeed bees?

If you’re a beekeeper, the likelihood of feeding your bees artificial food is pretty high. This is because it helps speed up production and reproduction. Of course, increasing each of these is superb as more honey will be created and, most importantly, more bees, making your bee colony much more significant. But that leads us … Read more

Why Your Queen Bee Is Not Laying Eggs [AND WHAT TO DO?]

why is your queen bee not laying eggs?

Something that can be devastating for many beekeepers is when their queen bee isn’t laying eggs. It can massively reduce the rate of reproduction and honey products, meaning it isn’t a good situation for either the hive or the beekeeper. But why isn’t your queen bee laying eggs, and what can you do? Typically, most … Read more