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How to Talk to Vegans About Honey & Bees
How to Talk to Vegans About Honey & Bees

I have yet to meet a beekeeper—commercial or hobbyist—who doesn’t adore his or her bees. There is a beauty and a romance to beekeeping that begins with the sun, and, if you are lucky, ends in a bonanza of the best tasting honey you have ever known. Read More

How Do I Know if My Bees Are Too Hot?
How Do I Know if My Bees Are Too Hot?
May 19, 2019 . · Health & Pests

One of my favorite places to be on our property is in the bee yard. I will occasionally sneak in there with camera in hand and just watch. Bees are … Read More

Are Russian Honey Bees More Resistant to Varroa and Tracheal Mites? Ask the Expert!
Are Russian Honey Bees More Resistant to Varroa and Tracheal Mites? Ask the Expert!
May 14, 2019 . · Ask The Expert

Are Russian honey bees more resistant to varroa and tracheal mites?  There is some research suggesting Russian honey bees are somewhat resistant to varroa mites. Similar to the Asian honey bee, … Read More

What Bugs Your Bees in Summer? Know the Lineup of Beekeeping Pests.
What Bugs Your Bees in Summer? Know the Lineup of Beekeeping Pests.
May 13, 2019 . · Health & Pests

While many creatures may choose a honey bee hive for its warmth and protection in winter, other animals are attracted to bee hives in summer. Most of these animals do … Read More

How to Manage Ants in a Beehive
How to Manage Ants in a Beehive
May 11, 2019 . · Health & Pests

There is nothing quite like the sights and sounds of bees buzzing around, gathering pollen and nectar on a warm summer day. Summer and bees just seem to go together; … Read More

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