How To Make Reusable Beeswax Wraps That are Eco-Friendly and Sustainable | Zero Waste Foxxy By Nature
DIY reusable beeswax wraps that are eco-friendly, sustainable and a great alternative to using cling wrap. Use to wrap food for your zero waste lifestyle!
Current farming practices leave bees without enough food year-round. Help give bees something on which to thrive and plant some of these.
8 Proper Beehive Placement Tips Keeping Backyard Bees
One of the most important things that you can do to ensure the success of your hives as well as your successes as a beekeeper is to ensure that you place
The Practical Beekeeper, Beekeeping Naturally, Bush Bees, by Michael Bush
How to keep bees in a natural and practical system where they do not require treatments for pests and diseases and only minimal interventions. Simple practical beekeeping. Reducing your work.
Queen Excluder: Should You or Shouldn't You Use One - Carolina Honeybees
What is a queen excluder and do you need one? Is it okay to not have one? Discover the pros and cons of using queen excluders on your beehives.
Beehive Inspections -What to Look For - Carolina Honeybees
What to look for inside a beehive during rountine beehive inspections. What to watch for and correct before the problem causes harm to your bees.
How to Set Up A Bee Yard
Choosing the best design for your bee yard or apiary makes hive management easier. Do the bees have what they need, can you manage them easily, etc.
How to Build a Beehive of Your Own
Interested in building a beehive of your own? You can build a beehive for your bees with a few simple tools. But, it is important to follow a good plan.
Free Bees! How to Build Swarm Traps and Bait Hives Really Cheap - Misfit Gardening
Spring is just around the corner even if there is several inches of snow on the ground! February is a great time to start building swarm traps and setting bait hives ready for swarm season to catch a free swarm. I built this 3 frame bait hive using reclaimed wood picked up at the Habitat […]
Wax Moth Treatment to Help Your Bees Win the Battle - Backyard Beekeeping
It wasn’t until one of our hives was destroyed by wax moths, and I started searching for wax moth treatments that I realized wax moths are just something that all hives face.
Beehive Extension Tubes
Beehive Extension Tubes: Winter is a very difficult time for honey bees. In fact, this particular winter has been brutal for honey bee colonies throughout the United States and Canada. Bees are particularly susceptible to snow but in particular to moisture. So I came u...
How to Make a Nuc Box for Bees in 6 Easy Steps
Beekeepers who need to start splitting hives to prevent them from swarming will want to know how to make their own nuc (nucleus colony) box. Here's how!