This article discusses all types of bees and the health benefits of honey as an antioxidant. It has antiseptic and antibacterial properties as well. There is information and a video about killer bees.
This is a look at the life-cycle of the Violet Carpenter bee - Xylocopa Violacea known on the Spanish Costa Blanca as the Mijas bee, The article has many stunning macros of this huge and impressive looking black bee. There is also a must see video where you can see what the inside of a nest looks...
There are around 10 species of social bees in Australia. They live in colonies and have no stings. Of these few social bees there are just a couple that produce and store Honey that can be extracted.
Bee keeping is fascinating, ecologically essential and produces pounds of deliciously healthy honey. Recent worldwide bee colony losses have worried experts who are calling on ordinary people to set up hives in their back gardens.
Honey bees, beekeepers, and fall are all great topics. Come and find out what a small beekeeper does in fall in the Midwest.
So, you want to be a beekeeper. That is awesome, but let me give you some things to think about and give you a helping hand before you jump feet first and spend money that you don't need to.
Honey bees are little marvels. Aerodynamics say they shouldn’t be able to fly, yet they do. They fly a lot and they do it amazingly well. These facts about the flight of honey bees will amaze you.
I am a small hobby beekeeper in Northern Ohio, I am here to share the things I do with beekeeping. This will be the basics for most beekeepers, if you wish to do more - I wish you the best on your journey.
Great tips for choosing a location for your beehive. Useful information for new beekeepers and old hands alike. A well placed beehive will perform better, and your honey bee friends will be happier.
What does a swarm of bees moving into a hive look like? How is all that frantic activity different from bees robbing an empty hive?