A hive is not a beehive when bees are absent so, the most interesting task you’ll have when setting a colony is to avail bees inside the hive. You can be lucky to spot the honey making insects in the neighborhood, but if you lack the right costumes, it’ll be difficult to catch bees. When […]
Urban Beekeeping Guides
A complete guide to urban beekeeping Whether its Commercial beekeeping, Hobby Beekeeping, Sideline Beekeeping or urban Beekeeping for research.
Since legal problems with bees most often occur in cities and suburbs, beekeepers should manage bees so that they do not bother neighbors. You can take several precautions to decrease the chances of your colonies becoming a public nuisance. Maintaining gentle colonies is imperative in highly populated areas. Keeping colonies with bees that try to sting […]
Losing the queen is one of the worst things that you as a beekeeper can experience. And how can you lose a queen? The queen can be lost, dead or simply gone. If any of these happens, then you are not in the best of places as a beekeeper. The chances are that your beekeeping […]
Not everything will go right in your hive, and it isn’t easy to establish any crisis unless you undertake an inspection exercise. Now that you only set your beehive a few weeks ago, you may find it difficult to know every detail regarding the exercise. This article will help to make necessary preparation towards your […]
Beekeeping is not without its challenges. However, with the right knowledge, skills, and tools, it remains one of the most interesting and fulfilling. Astute beekeepers know what beehive robbing is and are aware of its repercussions. Essentially, robbing occurs when bees from the next hive decide to attack those in your hive. In some cases, […]
Bees are wonderful little insects whose benefits are numerous. Bees live in a colony and are quite organized. They can easily sting you if you are not careful. However, don’t think that they do it out of malice. Bees are very protective of the colony. They also protect themselves if they sense you are a […]