Treatment free beekeeping is a combination of diligent management and survival of the fittest. The theory is to raise survivor stock while also encouraging the best honey bees traits (honey production, hygiene, temperament) to dominate.
How to perform a “swarm control split” the easy way.
Simple guide to the beekeeper’s friend – the Checker-boarding technique!
What causes mold in a beehive and how to deal with moldy honeycomb frames.
Here’s a VERY simple guide for activities throughout the year of a Texas beekeeper.
We had our first “shake bee” commercial beekeeping experience – selling packages to fill hobby beekeeper’s hives this spring.