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General Beekeeping

Thanksgiving for Bees

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While you are eating turkey your bees get a candy board.Continue Reading

Looters and Rioters

It happens. Hives get robbed. Hives get killed. A customer texted wanting to know what to do about the yellow jackets attacking his hive. Once it has started it is hard to stop. And by the time most of us see it, the battle is lost.Continue Reading



The dearth is not exactly Darth Vadar but it can be close!Continue Reading

Inspector Clouseau Says...


If you are to be a successful beekeeper you need to be a savvy inspector.Continue Reading

Bees swarm? Patience!

Had a fellow call me and wanted to know if I wanted to buy four queens. Here's the story.Continue Reading

Major Bee Loss

Major bee loss.Continue Reading

Queen or Honey Excluder?

Like almost everything beekeeping there are multiple opinions about queen excluders.Continue Reading

O Happy Day!


Happiness are dandelions for a beekeeper.Continue Reading