Many gardeners think of ladybugs as a safe and organic method of pest control, particularly regarding aphids, but what they may not realize is that the commercially available ladybugs are an aggressive invasive species. Attracting native ladybugs to your garden is a much more ecologically-minded way to get the pest-control you desire.
Foundationless frames may be controversial among beekeepers, but there are some very good reasons to make the switch.
Swarming is a natural inclination of bees that beekeepers can utilize to make apiary increases by assembling splits & nucs in the spring and early summer.
A brief overview of the aspects of permaculture design as Runamuk gears up to move and expand it’s farm.
A little goes a long way with this homemade laundry soap, and you can do-it-yourself right at home in your own kitchen.
Bumblebees are the gentle giants of the pollinator world, so big and fuzzy and mellow that you just want to pick one up and give it a big hug!