This week we are talking about bastard councils and making soap from bees. This is a bonus episode for our amazing supporters.
Our latest beekeeping podcast. This week we are talking about Less Invasive Beekeeping, Young Chapie beekeepers and Marijuana sting.
What is a Solar Wax Extractor and why you will find this very useful in your beekeeping to extract wax from your bee hives.
Can you make a living and still be a Treatment Free Beekeeper, we are honored to welcome Aaron Jennings from Jennings Apiaries on his first guest article. Here are five tips to make money with Treatment Free Beekeeping.
How To Clean Beeswax – Here is the steps we use to Clean beeswax. The beeswax can then be used in candles or cosmetic products.
A couple of months ago we heard about a process at the Franklin Bee Club to clean up dirty Beeswax from your solar wax extractor or direct from your capping’s bucket. We had some left over wax from last years honey harvest that needed cleaning up. (1) You need some type of gas cooker (we[…]Read More
The year in review at kiwimana has the top five blog posts and podcasts that your may have missed. It was interesting to us to see what was popular Last year. It seems podcast interviews and ‘How to articles’ are very popular.
It’s important to be a successful beekeeper! Here’s some great tips on how to do your PR.
We have been using a series of plastic boxes and bits of paper towel as a solar wax extractor, but these only worked when the day was hotter than hell. So we designed a Solar Wax Extractor from parts found around the house. I built a box big enough to hold the $6 baking tray[…]Read More