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Time to Split! How to Split a Beehive

Time to Split! How to Split a Beehive

Learn how to recognize the signs that your bees are getting ready to swarm and then learn how to split your beehive to prevent swarming before it starts. Continue >>>

Controlling Varroa Mites in Your Beehive

Controlling Varroa Mites in Your Beehive

Controlling Varroa Mites is essential for a healthy, productive bee colony. Learn how these parasites impact your hive and what you can do to control them. Continue >>>

How to Harvest Honey From Your Beehive

How to Harvest Honey From Your Beehive

How do you extract honey from the hive? When is the best time of year to collect honey? Here are essential tips for how to harvest honey from your beehive. Continue >>>

Find the Right Space for Your Beehive

Find the Right Space for Your Beehive

Here are some simple suggestions for how to create the ideal spot for your new, productive beehive. Continue >>>

Beekeeping for Beginners & How To Set-Up a Hive

Beekeeping for Beginners & How To Set-Up a Hive

Increased self sufficiency, better pollination around the yard and honey are just a few advantages of raising bees. Learn beekeeping basics to get started. Continue >>>

Beekeeping in January

Beekeeping in January

The bees really aren't doing much in January other than keeping warm and staying alive. The beekeeper, however, has certain tasks that need attention. Continue >>>

Beekeeping in February

Beekeeping in February

February is another slow month for the beekeeper and their hives, but towards the end of the month, your bees may begin to increase in activity. Continue >>>

Beekeeping in March

Beekeeping in March

March brings the first hints of spring. It is especially clear with your hives as the bees begin their early spring activities. Continue >>>

Beekeeping in April

Beekeeping in April

Spring showers and early flowers bring bees! April is here and your hive, and list beekeeping to-dos, is beginning to grow. Get ahead with this checklist. Continue >>>

Beekeeping in May

Beekeeping in May

It's May and your bee population is booming. There's plenty to do for every member of the hive, plus the avid beekeeper. Stay on task with our checklist. Continue >>>

Beekeeping in June

Beekeeping in June

In June, your hive is filling up. Monitor your bees health and home as the honey begins to flow. Continue >>>

Beekeeping in July

Beekeeping in July

Your hive is buzzing along in the summer weather with plentiful nectar sources. Monitor your bees health and home as the honey continues to flow. Continue >>>

Beekeeping in August

Beekeeping in August

Your bees will be busy again in August but there's less for the beekeeper to do this month, but you'll need to continue to monitor and care for the hive. Continue >>>

Beekeeping in September

Beekeeping in September

The transition to cooler months is in full effect. The bees are irritable as both the colony and the beekeeper are preparing the hive for the months ahead. Continue >>>

Troubleshooting Common Bee Problems

Troubleshooting Common Bee Problems

Whether you're a seasoned beekeeper or a beginning hobbyist, here are some solutions to bee problems that pop up for every hive and apiarist. Continue >>>

How to Guide to Winterizing Your Bees & Hives

How to Guide to Winterizing Your Bees & Hives

Winterizing your beehive is a 12-month process. Let us show you the steps you need to take to protect your hives and bees before the snow flies. Continue >>>