Beekeeping is a very rewarding hobby, just think about all that delicious, golden honey flowing, mmm! Those of us that have been keeping bees for any time knows that you eventually need to start splitting your hives to prevent them from swarming.
There seems to be a real resurgence with beekeeping, and that's a good thing, as one thing is for sure - the bees need our help right now. If you have large garden/backyard, and you are into growing your own/homesteading, I highly recommend you consider.
This is the tale that began in 2006 in my first year of beekeeping in Atlanta, GA.
How NOT to Get Stung Tending your Bee Hives and Honeybees
Everyone wants to know this when taking the plunge into bee keeping. I did. If you want to know what I have learned, read on. A mere 2 years ago, I was just like most of the population, intrigued by bees, but not sure if I could be a beekeeper.