Category Archive: Beekeeping

All posts related to beekeeping

Jul 02

Beekeeping Info For Every State

Beekeeping Info For Every State If you are interested in beekeeping this site could be a helpful resource. It lists the state apiarist for each state along with all sorts of other info re: beekeeping. Like in Wisconsin, they list a date and time for beginner beekeepers to take a class to cover starting up …

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Jun 27

How to Harvest Honey from Natural Bee Comb

How to Harvest Honey from Natural Bee Comb This interesting method of how to harvest honey from a natural bee comb is about extracting honey from a comb by hand without a mechanical extractor. Honey is either harvested as comb honey, or it is crushed and the wax rendered for other purposes. Click here to read How …

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May 18

How to Harvest and Extract Honey from Bee Hives

How to Harvest and Extract Honey from Bee Hives Many new beekeepers can become intimated by the process of extracting honey but this tutorial of How to Harvest and Extract Honey from Bee Hives is extremely educational. There are three main stages to harvesting honey  is … Click here to read How to Harvest and …

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Mar 04

Beekeeping 101

Honey bee

Learn all about beekeeping in this beekeeping 101 series.Loads of info to get you started, beginnng with a why raise honey bees article and progressing through to which flowers and plants to plant to attratct honey bees. Explains hives, where to aquire bees, collecting honey and common dieases of honey bees. If you have an …

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Feb 22

DIY Holzer Style Log Bee Hive

Holzer style log bee hive

If you would like to try beekeeping make this diy Holzer style log bee hive and give the bees a better than plastic hive to make their honey in. Zach Weiss shares an article on Permies that has a tutorial for making your own Holzer styl log bee hive that he says will breathe better …

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