Beeyond Beehind The Hives

Buzzing About Our Walls

November 30, 2012 | Beeyond Beehind The Hives

Do you think your Kelley’s hive bodies are a thing of beauty? Behind their craftsmanship is our Woodshop Team, appropriately take pride in what they do. These talented employees include local artist Jesse Willis, who recently stepped away for a bit to paint these murals in our office area. Thanks Jesse. Read more >

Wonder What’s Really in Your Hive? Analysis via the USDA National Science Laboratory

October 25, 2012 | Beeyond Beehind The Hives

By Lady Spirit Moon I signed in and received my visitor’s pass, thinking “This is going to be another boring government tour with everyone talking over my head.” I was in for a pleasant surprise. Roger Simonds, Laboratory Manager, and I went into his office and talked about what, why and how the Read more >

Ancient Use of Beeswax

September 28, 2012 | Beeyond Beehind The Hives

By Ol’ Drone Beeswax is only one of the several beneficial products of the honeybee hive, and is used in hundreds of cosmetics and pharmaceuticals. Its unique composition is a blend of esters of wax and fatty acids and long chain hydrocarbons. The nectar sugars, glucose and fructose, are actually Read more >

Our Beekeeping Employees

September 28, 2012 | Beeyond Beehind The Hives

We pride ourselves on having beekeeping employees—it helps us better serve you. Plus, when you both use and manufacture equipment, you’re triple-checking quality, Read more >