After waiting for queen cells to pop up and have eggs/larvae in them, we finally got a chance to split our hive.
Harvest is now past, the leaves are falling from the trees to blanket the Earth as we move deeper into the darker half of the year, and things are cooling down here in Maine. Now that I have 7 seasons of beekeeping behind me I know that I prefer to have all of my winter […]
A friend asked me what was the best way to attract pollinators to her garden. She was thinking about getting a honey bee hive or maybe just attracting native bees. These are your options for improving pollination in your garden.
Are you ready to get started with bees but not really knowing how or where to begin? Follow these 10 helpful tips to getting started with bees!
Print out the FREE printable on “how to install a nucleus colony” and watch the video provided to see how I installed my nuc.
A healthy bee, is a healthy hive. Tag along and watch as I open up my hive and treat for foulbrood and mite control. It’s an important step for beekeepers.