Type: Posts; User: AmericasBeekeeper
They show me in a coat with an inspector's jacket over that. Isn't that cool enough? or do you mean how exciting it is?
Time is dependant on experience and purpose of the inspection. I can do a couple hundred hives a day.
Even bees from a single hive will have multiple paternal lines. Queens mate with several drones during the mating flight. Polyandry is actually a survival trait of social insects. Beekeepers select...
"If the bee disappeared" is actually a quote from Maurice Maeterlinck in The Life of the Bee. Albert Einstein is not the author.
Welcome Pat! You do not have to do anything, but you could dip them in bleach water to kill the mold.
When what they have is 70 to 80 percent full of brood or food add another super. Drawn comb even with good bee coverage is stressful to the hive heating cooling, humidifying, ventilating and...
What is crazy about working with bees? It is not a dangerous stunt if you know what you are doing. 20 stings is actually a little high. If they had used more nurse bees and less foragers he should...
Welcome UF! Does the hive have food (nectar/honey) in it or not?
Management calendar for south Florida.
Beekeeper creates coat of living bees - in pictures
It began as a bit of fun and became a personal challenge for one semi-naked man and approaching half a million bees. Crowds gathered in...