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allergic reaction

  1. Beekeeping 101
    Hi folks, Now a newly minted beek, I have a lingering question. Some members of my family have not been stung by a bee before. I have been told there is a potential for bee allergy in the gene pool, but nothing confirmed. How do I go about checking? Should I attempt to invoke a sting on a...
  2. Bee Forum
    I've kept bees for almost 20 years now and never had a problem. I don't particularly enjoy getting stung and don't go out of my way to encourage it, but usually I get stung a number of times each season, probably less than 50 times per year all told though. Usually the reaction is confined to...