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When a hive swarms, half of the bees leave with the original queen to go find a new place to live. The departure is pretty impressive.
The weather is beautiful today, temperatures are high (for February) and the bees are busy flying from the hives. The first sunny day of the year normally ...
Some beekeepers do lots of management, entering their hives at least weekly, if not more. Others are minimalists with little or no inspections.
Top Bar Hives (TBH) are beehives that are not generally referred to as the most widely used. That place belongs to the Langstroth bee hive plan.
I am getting many reports of dead colonies and it is a very sad loss. The owner of this hive was understandably upset.
Have you often thought about keeping bees but were discouraged by the high set-up costs? Frugal beekeeping is possible if you cut some corners.
So after a good look in my hives, and putting on some honey supers just in case, I will leave the bees alone for a while.
Photo 2. Entrance reduction using grass. Middle frames should be removed to make space for the bees.
Regardless of what you decide, Georgia master beekeeper Mary Cahill-Roberts recommends starting with at least two hives. “That way you can see how different ...
The tiny Eastern European nation is a hotbed of successful beekeeping—and its practices and policies could help pollinators in the U.S.
Tony Bee's colony busy at work. You can see the queen excluder above the brood boxes and the bees accessing five honey supers from the outside.
That doesn't necessarily mean more chaotic – though that can certainly be the case. As we hinted above, the bees are often more peaceful than ...
I keep my bees in the standard Langstroth hives. I am very interested in trying out top-bar beehives someday, but I just haven't made that move yet.
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At the end of the chapter Langstroth gives suggestions as to how to tend to beehives. Langstroth highly recommends that when moving in or around the beehive ...