Hives are dormant in the winter, but beekeepers can stay busy by sharing experience and wisdom with people new to the practice. Here’s how.
Monarch butterflies travel as far as 3,000 miles roundtrip. Their migration is similar to that of the honeybee. Here’s how you can help protect them.
It’s OK to have honey in your coffee or tea, but heating it up or cooking with it can raise it to temperatures that change its properties. Here’s why that’s bad.
Goldenrod is the last source of nectar each year. What some gardeners consider a weed can give bees an important final boost for winter.
A few relatively easy chores now can set the stage for your bees’ success in the seasons to come. Here are basic fall maintenance tasks.
Either the crushing or the spinning method will work for the year’s final honey harvest. We examine which makes more sense for beekeepers as well as bees.
Navigate the wrath of yellow jackets — aggressive insects that can each sting multiple times — by understanding seasonal changes in their behavior.
Fall honey is rare compared with honey harvested in spring and summer. Here are four fall varietals that reflect their places and plants of origin.