Have you ever wondered what you need to start Beekeeping? Here is the Essential Beekeeping Equipment to get started in Beekeeping.
A robbing-screen is a screen which can be placed in the front of the honey beehive entrance – Its purpose is to help save your colonies from Robbing Bees and Wasps !
We went along to the Franklin Bee Club, We had a great time and learned some great tips. Were you there?
Well it’s that time of year when all bee keepers hope we have done enough to help our bees with the coming winter months in New Zealand. In the case of the Waitakere’s we seem to get excessive rain for weeks at a time. We now know the reason why the council built a water[…]Read More
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.
This week we are talking about Bee-Friendly Gardens, Naked People and you want to be a Beekeeper. This is Episode Sixty Eight of our beekeeping podcast.
Started 13:23 – Weather windy but sunny Well Bethells 1 is due for an inspection, the sun and the bees were out and about. So we took the chance to do an inspection. The tin roof had been propolised down; I suspect this is part of the Bees efforts to close up for winter. Inspecting[…]Read More
Urban Beekeeping is alive and well in Auckland City, New Zealand! The Story Behind the Last Beginners Kit of 2016
How To Clean Beeswax – Here is the steps we use to Clean beeswax. The beeswax can then be used in candles or cosmetic products.
Today the weather in Auckland wasn’t the best, we did hear there was a cold storm coming from the south. We travelled down to Franklin to attend the monthly bee club meeting. A heavy shower hit the site when we arrived. An omen of things to come. Peter Smith started the meeting with a discussion[…]Read More