Interested in starting a new honey bee hive? A new honey bee hive needs to be set up and started properly so that the hive stays healthy. One of the hardest parts about beekeeping is putting freshly arrived honey bees into a new bee hive. If you’ve never handled bees before, it can be nerve-wracking […]
Are you limited to start beekeeping with very little money? The biggest question I see new beekeepers ask is: “How much does it cost to start beekeeping?” Then: How can I save a lot of money getting started?” It’s not impossible. Beekeeping on a budget is very possible. But I’m not going to tell you […]
Beginning beekeeping can be stressful enough just learning all the ins and outs of keeping bees. Check out my beginning beekeeping supply list
You want to become a beekeeper, but know where to start? There are many different methods to become a beekeeper, but you have to find the method that works for you.
When you embark on the journey of beekeeping you most likely will start out by ordering life honey bees from a commercial vendor rather than catching your own swarm. When I received my first bee package it was a super exciting time for me. I drove to the pickup location and was greeted by the […]
If you have thought about keeping bees at high altitude you are on a beautiful, exciting, and at times challenging journey. Honey bees are remarkable little helpers who require looking after like any other domesticated animal. Being a beekeeper requires commitment and care; in exchange you will be blessed with joy, excitement, and an often […]