Tag: Backyard Beekeeping

HOW TO SAVE A POISONED BEEHIVE

HOW TO SAVE A POISONED BEEHIVE

  There’s nothing worse than discovering your bees have been poisoned. The once busy entrance, now silent with only a few twitching bees in carpet of dead below. The suddenness of Read More…

WHY DID MY BEES LEAVE?

Why Did My Bees Leave?

Often when a new beekeeper loses a colony, I hear them claim that the bees “just left”. The thought is that the bees simply moved out and are still alive in Read More…

ONLINE INTRODUCTION TO BEEKEEPING CLASS

Online Intro to Beekeeping Class

Exciting news!  An online version of the popular Intro to Beekeeping class is now available to stream! If you’re thinking about starting a backyard beehive or are just curious about Read More…

15 LIFEHACKS FOR BEEKEEPERS

BEEKEEPING LIFEHACKS

It’s Sara writing again! Recently, on Facebook, I saw a post about lifehacks, and it got me wondering: Why I haven’t seen more beekeeping hacks? I know they exist, but don’t they deserve their own Read More…

HOW TO REQUEEN AFRICANIZED BEES

HOW TO REQUEEN AFRICANIZED BEES

Living in an Africanized honey bee zone can be a challenge. Africanized bees have some advantages and are not usually as terrible as the media makes them out to be (i.e. Read More…

MICHAEL BUSH’S BEE CAMP

Read about my experiences at Bee Camp!

If you’re like me, Michael Bush’s website is in your favorites tab on your web browser. His writings validated nearly all the subversive decisions I made as a new beekeeper and strengthened Read More…