Doing it Write This Season

March 5, 2012 | Healthy Bees

By Camilla Bee, Editor We have the greatest of intentions. We tuck a small notebook in the pocket of our beesuit and head to the apiary, ready to jot down what we find as we check the hives. Or, we hang a clipboard on the hook where we hang our veil. Surely that will remind us to write down what we find Read more >

Springtime Inspections

March 5, 2012 | Healthy Bees

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Feeding Bees in the Spring

March 2, 2012 | Michael Bush | Healthy Bees

By Michael Bush Editor’s Note: Michael Bush, a well-known beekeeper, researcher and spokesperson, provided us with some of his extensive writings. We’re delighted to share excerpts here; thank you Michael! Spring for the beekeeper starts at the blooming of the maples. This is when the bees start Read more >

Dead Outs

February 28, 2012 | Healthy Bees

One of the realities of keeping bees is losing the occasional hive. Through sound beekeeping practices we can minimize these losses— Read more >