We are working on our honey-based skincare products to add to our shop. As we read and discover all of the natural remedies for age old skin conditions and problems, honey is a consistent staple. Honey has anti-fungal, anti-bacterial, and anti-viral properties and is therefore perfect for cleaning your skin and killing skin infections like [...]
Sanitation in your apiary aids in the biosecurity of the hive and promotes overall health for your honey bee friends.
I spent some time watching YouTube videos and looking up tips and tricks for rendering beautiful wax and this lady has all the facts.
The theory behind this method is to allow the mites that fall off of their host bees to fall through the mesh and out of the hive.
Here is a short instructional on installing your Package Bees or Nucleus Colony.
Queen rearing is a great skill for a beekeeper to master - learning to produce your own queens can save you lots of money as well as provide for hives when they need you. Queen breeding can allow you to better control of the genetics in your bee yard. Observations have shown that a developing [...]
Here are a few safety tips for bee beards as well as some video of the bee beard itself.