Honey Supers: All You Need To Know

Honey Supers: All You Need To Know

So, you want to be a beekeeper? Well, at one point or the other you’d come across the term honey super. Honey supers help hobbyists increase their honey yield, and make harvesting honey less of a hassle. Particularly during April or mid-May when flowers are blooming, this is when honey flows. Honey super consists of … Read more

A Guide To Keeping Bees In The Winter

A Guide To Keeping Bees In The Winter

There’s no season that’s tougher for beekeepers than winter. Beekeeping during the winter season is even more challenging if you’re just starting out. Nonetheless, you still have the power to not only limit the undesirable effects, but also to optimize where your bees live. You can improve your bees’ chances of surviving winter by protecting … Read more

How To Become A Beekeeper: A Guide

How To Become A Beekeeper: A Guide

You have probably heard about how fast beekeeping has been rising as a hobby or even as a side-job for a lot of different people all over the country. Of course, beekeeping can also be quite beneficial to the community because of how important bees are to the ecosystem. Maybe all this talk has convinced … Read more

How Urban Beekeepers Help Keep Bees Thriving

How Urban Beekeepers Help Keep Bees Thriving

There is no doubt that beekeeping has become very popular and important in different rural communities where beekeepers tend to have a wider area and more resources to work with. However, what about those who live in urban areas? Are urban beekeepers just as successful as rural ones? If so, how do urban beekeepers keep … Read more

A Guide To Calming Down Bees Without Using Smoke

A Guide To Calming Down Bees Without Using Smoke

Beekeeping can be a lucrative and even relaxing endeavor for those who have gotten used to the life of a beekeeper. However, one of the things that even the most experienced beekeepers still fear is the stinging of dozens of angry bees that are just trying to defend their hive. So, while most beekeepers tend … Read more

How Often Do Beekeepers Get Stung? We Find Out

How Often Do Beekeepers Get Stung?

One of the things that gives honey bees a bad reputation among those who don’t know a lot about them is their stinger. Honey bees will sting when they are threatened, and that is exactly why a lot of people fear them. So, in a beekeeper’s case, he or she obviously works closely with bees … Read more

A Guide To Cleaning Your Honey Extracting Equipment

cleaning honey extracting equipment.

Extracting your honey is part of what makes the entire beekeeping process complete because the honey is where you will be getting your profits from. But, at the same time, you also need to keep your honey extracting equipment clean enough for the next use. After all, you need your honey to be clean enough … Read more