In this post we answer the question how do you tell the difference between Manuka and Kanuka? Here are four ways to get you started.
Yes it’s that time to plan for the coming season, and in this article, as the sun sets on Summer we are talking about preparing for Autumn
Are you looking to buy Bees ? This new listing service provides you with a list of Beekeepers selling either:- Beehives – fully-working hives one or two Boxes Queen Bees – no colony – mated or un-mated Nucleus – standard generally 5x Frames Full Depth The Beekeeper gives basic details on their listing of what[…]Read More
Cliff Van Eaton is an consultant and Author, he was born in America but has lived in New Zealand for over half of his life. We talk about his work in beekeeping and his new book ‘Manuka The Biography Of An Extraordinary Honey’
kiwimana is a place where the beekeeping community can share a conversation and connect and in this episode we talk about Fascinating and interesting Honey Bee Facts, Being too close may cause hive losses and Who got kicked out of a farmers market?
It’s the end of the Bee Season for us now in New Zealand, so you won’t hear from us for the next little while, See you in the Bee Season 2017.
The Man Who Discovered Manuka Honey – Dr Peter Molan. The Discoverer of the Healing Factor in Active Manuka Honey, this talk discusses his part of the story of this extraordinary honey.
Hi this is Episode fifty eight of our beekeeping podcast, This week we are talking about wasps, Chinese beekeeping and swarms.
A great video series by Plant and Food in New Zealand about the history and Elimination of American Foulbrood. American Foulbrood is the most widespread and destructive of the bee brood diseases.
What are the essential pieces of hive ware that make up a modern Langstroth beehive? Read Margaret’s great article on the five Essential Beehive Components you need to get started.
Auckland Council are reviewing their bylaws and Margaret makes submission which appeared to bee well-received.
The colder months are a great time to sit in front of the fire and build Bee hive frames, yep its that time again. Get ready now for spring and save money. We hope you take advantage of this great offer.