Tag: Natural Beekeeping

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…

WHAT’S IN MICHAEL BUSH’S LIBRARY?

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It’s Sara writing again! Today I’m weighing in on one of my favorite things about Michael Bush’s bee camp: the books! Hilary and I attended camp earlier this month, and Read More…

WHY TRY FOUNDATIONLESS BEEKEEPING?

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Throwing out your foundation can be met with more controversy than you might expect. You may have already been urged by other beekeepers not to try it or been warned Read More…

LANGSTROTH VS. TOP BAR HIVE

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Whether you are new to beekeeping and trying to decide on a hive style or just curious about trying a new design, there are some definite advantages and drawbacks for Read More…

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…

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…