WHY DO BEEKEEPERS CHARGE FOR LIVE BEE REMOVAL?

WHY DO BEEKEEPERS CHARGE FOR LIVE BEE REMOVAL?

While it’s true that some hobbyist beekeepers will gleefully remove a colony of bees for free, many beekeepers charge for live bee removal. This inconsistency among beekeepers can create some confusing expectations for homeowners. Unfortunately, it may also...
HIVE MATES: NEENA GAYNOR OF WORDS LIKE HONEY

HIVE MATES: NEENA GAYNOR OF WORDS LIKE HONEY

Meet Neena Gaynor who started Words Like Honey, a Kentucky based beekeeping venture with an altruistic twist! Words Like Honey donates all of its honey profits to a local food shelter. How sweet is that? Read on to find out more. Tell us about yourself. Where do you...

DEEP CLEANING YOUR BEE SMOKER IN 3 EASY STEPS

Hi, everyone! It’s Sara writing today to share some tips on how to effectively—and naturally—deep clean your bee smoker without a lot of hassle. One look inside my malfunctioning bee smoker was all I needed to diagnose its disease: filth! My hard-working tool had...
15 LIFEHACKS FOR BEEKEEPERS

15 LIFEHACKS FOR BEEKEEPERS

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 spotlight—and genre!—in the world of lifehacking?...