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Aya Devin - "Honey Bee" Watercolor and Mixed Media Art - creative illustrations and art

Watercolor and Mixed Media Art

Aya Devin - "Honey Bee" Watercolor and Mixed Media Art - creative illustrations and art

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How To Make Reusable Beeswax Wraps That are Eco-Friendly and Sustainable | Zero Waste Foxxy By Nature

DIY reusable beeswax wraps that are eco-friendly, sustainable and a great alternative to using cling wrap. Use to wrap food for your zero waste lifestyle!

Current farming practices leave bees without enough food year-round. Help give bees something on which to thrive and plant some of these.

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Plants for Bees Whether you want to farm the bees of save the bees you can use this guide from here to grow the perfect plants to attract all the

Bee hives being painted yellow at Brookfield Farm Bees And Honey, Maple Falls, WA

What Colors Do Bees See (and painting bee hives)

What colors do bees see. How the colors we see differ from bees. And painting bee gear at Brookfield Farm Bees And Honey, Maple Falls, Washington

One of the most important things that you can do to ensure the success of your hives as well as your successes as a beekeeper is to ensure that you place your beehives in the proper location. This is just as important as keeping bees and should be considered prior to installing your bees in […]

8 Proper Beehive Placement Tips Keeping Backyard Bees

One of the most important things that you can do to ensure the success of your hives as well as your successes as a beekeeper is to ensure that you place

Queen Excluder: Should You or Shouldn't You Use One

What is a queen excluder and do you need one? Is it okay to not have one? Discover the pros and cons of using queen excluders on your beehives.

Michael Bush is an extremely knowledgeable and helpful small-cell beekeeper in Nebraska.

The Practical Beekeeper, Beekeeping Naturally, Bush Bees, by Michael Bush

Michael Bush is an extremely knowledgeable and helpful small-cell beekeeper in Nebraska.

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Beehive Inspections -What to Look For - Carolina Honeybees

What to look for inside a beehive during rountine beehive inspections. What to watch for and correct before the problem causes harm to your bees.

How to set up a bee yard or apiary that is easy to use. Hive placement and bee yard accessibility is important to successful beekeeping.

How to Set Up A Bee Yard

How to set up a bee yard or apiary that is easy to use. Hive placement and bee yard accessibility is important to successful beekeeping.

Interested in beekeeping? You can build a beehive of your own and produce honey! Beekeeping is a wonderful hobby - it does take some work and know how. Get off to the best start possible #carolinahoneybees #beehives #beekeeping101

How to Build a Beehive of Your Own

Interested in beekeeping? You can build a beehive of your own and produce honey! Beekeeping is a wonderful hobby - it does take some work and know how. Get off to the best start possible #carolinahoneybees #beehives #beekeeping101

Free Bees! How to Build Swarm Traps and Bait Hives Really Cheap

Free Bees! How to Build Swarm Traps and Bait Hives Really Cheap - Misfit Gardening

Spring is just around the corner even if there is several inches of snow on the ground! February is a great time to start building swarm traps and setting bait hives ready for swarm season to catch a free swarm. I built this 3 frame bait hive using reclaimed wood picked up at the Habitat […]

Beekeepers who need to start splitting hives to prevent them from swarming will want to know how to make their own nuc (nucleus colony) box. Here's how!

How to Make a Nuc Box for Bees in 6 Easy Steps

Beekeepers who need to start splitting hives to prevent them from swarming will want to know how to make their own nuc (nucleus colony) box. Here's how!

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Wax Moth Treatment to Help Your Bees Win the Battle - Backyard Beekeeping

It wasn’t until one of our hives was destroyed by wax moths, and I started searching for wax moth treatments that I realized wax moths are just something that all hives face.

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Beehive Extension Tubes

Beehive Extension Tubes: Winter is a very difficult time for honey bees. In fact, this particular winter has been brutal for honey bee colonies throughout the United States and Canada. Bees are particularly susceptible to snow but in particular to moisture. So I came up …