This Is How Long Honey Lasts in A Comb

This Is How Long Honey Lasts in A Comb

Beekeeping is undoubtedly the most underrated hobby and lifestyle in today’s age. It comes with some immense benefits ranging from producing your own honey to saving one of the most important pollinators on planet earth. But a question that many beekeepers ask is, how long will honey last in a comb? When beekeeping, it can … Read more

Beekeeping Suit or Jacket: Which is Better?

Beekeeping Suit or Jacket: Which is Better?

So, you’ve got into beekeeping, and you’ve got your hands on a smoker, hive tool, or whatever other tools you want to try out and you’re eagerly approaching your first hive. Each keeper is keen to find what gifts their bees have been working on. Before you step foot near a hive, there is one … Read more

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