Tag: queen rearing

Queen Grafting – Attempt 1

Learning through failure in queen rearing. Lessons learned from honey bee grafting mistakes.

Queen Rearing – Cloake Board

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… Continue Reading “Queen Rearing – Cloake Board”

Artificial Insemination 

Sue Cobey performing an artificial insemination at the Texas A&M Honey Bee Lab during the queen rearing workshop.

Life Cycle of a Bee

The lifecycle of a bee is a little different for workers, drones, and queens. Explore the differences.