Why Do I Keep Bees?

February 1, 2012 | Dronings From A Queen Bee

My son dates a fabulous young woman from “the other side of the tracks.” The people on “our side of the tracks” are farmers, engineers, and other laborers. Read more >

Thank You for Helping Us Make a Difference

February 1, 2012 | Bee Cause

Your bees need food and shelter, and we at The Walter T. Kelley Company are honored that you turn to us to for such essentials. We work hard to provide quality equipment and products at competitive prices. Because of your loyalty, and to continue a key principle of the late Walter T. Kelley’s, we Read more >

Bees, Sex, and Opium

February 1, 2012 | Bees Overseas, Beeyond Beehind The Hives

By Peter, a Beekeeper in Thailand First impressions may be that the title is a little curious for an article about beekeeping, but there are strange things in real life. In the hills above Chiang Mai in Thailand there is no industry, and the people living there have great challenges in making a living. Farming Read more >

Comb Honey Production

February 1, 2012 | Beeyond Beehind The Hives

By Carol Mark Comb honey production for some is an art and others a pursuit for perfection. As a small beekeeper I try to make it fun, and am I in awe by what our fuzzy friends are able to accomplish given the ups and downs of Kentucky weather! That said, my approach in reviewing comb honey will be Read more >