How To Move A Beehive

How To Move A Beehive Moving a beehive requires precision, patience and a bit of finesse. It’s not merely a case of picking up a hive and relocating it. Small holes mean bees can escape, and a tightly sealed beehive could suffocate your bees. There’s a right way to do every step, and we’re here …

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Why Do Some Bees Leave Their Hive?

Why Do Bees Leave Their Hives? Excellent beekeepers know how to be in tune with their colonies and understand the finesse of dealing with bees. This is why it’s especially painful when one finds their colony population decreasing, and realize that some bees have simply up and left their hive. What just happened? Why do …

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Should You Use A Queen Bee Excluder?

Should You Use A Queen Bee Excluder? Using a queen bee excluder can: Make honey collection very easy. Help the beekeeper to locate the queen bee fast. Cause overcrowding and overheating of the beehive. A queen excluder is an optional piece of beekeeping equipment, separating the queen bee laying eggs from the honey supers. That’s …

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