Should you be a treatment-free beekeeper? Should you treat your bees for diseases and pests? What approach works best and is proven?
The organic, natural approach is different than putting your bees in a box and letting them fend for themselves, it involves monitoring, requeening when necessary, and other mechanical methods rather than chemical for manipulating the hives.
Here’s a VERY simple guide for activities throughout the year of a Texas beekeeper.
In a world where antibiotics are always the answer, there have been great strides in breeding programs working to promote better bees through selected genetics.
We love getting feral hives and swarms brought to our bee yard. Although there are varying philosophies on types of bees and breeds, we believe that a…… Read more “Honeybee Hive Relocation & Bee Breeds”