We hosted some Korean visitors to kiwimana HQ, and Andy showed the group how to raise Queen cells from one of our colonies.
2013 Bee Season starts now, Margaret talks about the start of the season….
Well we’ve started our countdown to spring, but its hard to know the state-of-play for our girls – yes our Bees 🙂 Margaret discusses what is flowering at the kiwimana HQ.
In this article James talks about What to do with your bees or other pets when you go on holiday.
In this podcast we discuss our spring build up in New Zealand, fears about Urban Beekeeping and Drawing Comb video.
Thanks for reading our page about Bee Swarms. You may have found a Bee swarm hanging in a tree near your house, what should you do? First off thanks for not calling a pest controller to kill the bees, this is the last resort. It always better to contact a local beekeeper, who will be[…]Read More
We went along to the Franklin Bee Club, We had a great time and learned some great tips. Were you there?
What is a Bee Frame Holder and why are there so useful. Sick of bending over or tripping over frames, while inspecting your valuable bees, well you need a Bee Frame Holder.
Margaret continues her series of blog posts about what we doing to get ready for the bee season.
A blog post about how we are all preparing for the New Zealand Beekeeping Season starting in Spring.
Queen Excluders, what are there and what can you use them for in the beekeeping world.
It’s the time of the year in the Waitakere Ranges that the common and German wasps/Yellow Jackets are out and about looking for a free meal, if you don’t want that free meal to come from your beehive read this article.