Tag: Honey Bees

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…

THE 10 STAGES OF BEEKEEPING ADDICTION

The 6 Stages of Beekeeping Addiction

Many new beekeepers fall head-over-heels for bees. I often joke that my own story is the classic tale of ‘girl meets bee’. Not only is the world of bees fascinating, Read More…

SIGNS YOUR COLONY IS QUEENLESS

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Queenlessness is one of the most common ways for new beekeepers to lose their colony. There are many ways a colony can end up without a queen and likewise there Read More…

10 MISTAKES NEW BEEKEEPERS MAKE

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Many new beekeepers learn things the hard way. As a beekeeping instructor, it’s my job to keep my students from meeting this all too common fate! Read on to find out 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…