Question Emailed from Oliver March 2019 After last newsletter we received this question from Oliver who asked “ what nutrition does honey provide that sugar-syrup does not ? “ Hi Oliver, Thanks for your email and what a great question. Honey when in a Beehive is a raw and natural pure food. White sugar[…]Read More
Moving Beehives A Short Distance, here is a method and some tips you can use to move a Beehives around your garden or backyard.
What is a Queen Castle and how can you use one to raise Queen Bees.
We hosted some Korean visitors to kiwimana HQ, and Andy showed the group how to raise Queen cells from one of our colonies.
This week we are talking about Planting for Honeybees and why Bee Removers don’t use Fire!!!
How To Clean Beeswax – Here is the steps we use to Clean beeswax. The beeswax can then be used in candles or cosmetic products.
Frame Building Jig – What is it and can it help you to build bee hive frames quicker and more consistently.
The drones are the male bees of the colony, drones main role in life is to mate with virgin queens. Why is it so attractive to varroa mites?
We talk to Jeff Armstrong from Louisiana (Better known as JP the Beeman). JP is a Bee Removal expert from New Orleans. Jeff explains his philosophy to keeping bees and why he produces his video.
Tyson Kaiser is an ethical bee remover in the Los Angeles, California area and an urban beekeeper.
Hive Stand – What is a hive stand and do I really need one for my Bees Hives. We would say “Absolutely!!!”
Sad news from the apiary…. ..Glen Eden 1 has died. I saw a huge amount of wasps (yellow jackets) around the hive and opened it up to find NO Bees! Glen Eden 1 was the hive where we used three 3/4’s. There was plenty of nectar and honey – I even scored some for them[…]Read More