Category: New Bees

SHOULD I FEED MY BEES?

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To feed or not to feed? That is the question I often hear from my beekeeping students, especially as we move into winter. Read on to find out what you Read More…

WHAT KIND OF BEE SUIT SHOULD I BUY?

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Like everything in beekeeping, there are several options when it comes to selecting a bee suit. So, what should you look for? Which brands are the best? What’s most affordable? Read More…

5 CREATIVE BEEHIVES

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Want some inspiration for a more artistic¬†backyard beehive? Check out my¬†list of 5 ways to deck out your hives! This article is also infused with practical information about how to Read More…

WILL YOU MAKE A GOOD BEEKEEPER?

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Anyone can put in the time researching and start keeping bees, but not everyone has what it takes to be a beekeeper. In my time spent teaching new beekeepers, I Read More…

HOW TO SUCCEED IN BEEKEEPING

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Thinking about starting your own backyard beehive? 80% of new beekeepers quit after the first two years. So, why do so many call it quits and what does it take Read More…