Category: Beekeepers

Beginning beekeeper installs three nucs

First impressions of a new beekeeper…and cool surprises. I’m making the transition from beginning beekeeper to a hopefully more knowledgeable and experienced level of beekeeping. I’m actually surprised I got this far, as it was my wife who was making me become a beekeeper.  But I’ve had a few really …

Beekeeping challenges and rewards

Beekeeping may take more effort than you thought. Being a responsible beekeeper means more than having to worry about a few bee stings every now and then.  Given a range of factors affecting the health and well-being of bees, bees need the proactive involvement of their beekeepers. That …