Soggy conditions, cranky bees and high chances for stings make rainy day inspections uncomfortable for everyone. It also puts your bees in added danger.
Knowing that most everything beekeepers do to hives creates stress, here are ways to minimize those effects and keep your colony as healthy as possible.
Pop up shops, sometimes called “flash retail,” are a recent trend that lets you set up and sell your products in a small space for a limited time.
Every bee species has developed its own distinct way to thrive and survive in winter. Here are examples including bumblebees and carpenter bees.
Chickens were the first livestock for this farmer and author who runs a six-acre farm in Jackson, New York, that also includes vegetables, bees and horses.
This coveted yet controversial honeybee product is what queens are made of. Here are facts about royal jelly and its responsible harvest methods.