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!
Last year we purchased a nuc beehive, that is a five-frame mini hive of bees. We purchased it a little late…the first week of June, but then the stress of getting established that a new hive goes through was further complicated by the most severe drought Oklahoma has experienced in my lifetime. Long story short, […]
If raising chickens is a gateway to the homesteading life, deciding to keep bees means you are truly on your way. Come learn from guest poster Gretchen Stuppy Carlson as she shares about her bee keeping experiences at Let This Mind Be in You.