Hives & Equipment

Top Bar Beehives vs Langstroth Beehives
February 1, 2019 . · Hives & Equipment

Not long after our teenage son started raising honey bees, a family friend built him a top bar beehive with an observation window using beehive plans from a homesteading book. It was …

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11 Must-Have Beekeeping Supplies for Beginners
February 1, 2019 . · Hives & Equipment

When our son first decided he wanted to keep bees and we started looking at beekeeping supplies, we learned pretty quickly that starting beekeeping can be pricey. Since we are really …

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Make a DIY Honey Extractor
February 1, 2019 . · Hives & Equipment

A honey extractor is usually one of the last pieces of equipment that a beekeeper gets after learning how to raise bees. Starting beekeeping can be pricey, but there are some ways to …

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How to Set Up a Backyard Apiary
February 1, 2019 . · Hives & Equipment

About six years ago our son (who was 12 at the time) told us he wanted to start keeping bees. Beekeeping was something we were interested in starting and this was …

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