What Is A Bee Nuc?

What Is A Bee Nuc? Often referred to as the “nuke,” or “nuc,” the “nuclear” beehive is a small colony of bees plus a queen. It has all of the essentials for creating a new colony, just like the cell nucleus is the start of a healthy molecule. For seasoned beekeepers, a bee nuc is …

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How Much Honey Is Made Per Hive?

How Much Honey Is Made From One Bee Hive? During honeybees’ short lives, they work all day foraging the maximum amount of flowers they can, with the sole purpose of filling the hive with honey.  It might seem an easy job, but from building a beehive to filling it with honey, the bee world is …

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Beehive Record Keeping Tips & Advice

Beehive Record Keeping Tips Whether beekeeping is a hobby or a business for you, regular beehive inspections are necessary. Without them, you can’t guarantee the most important thing — a healthy bee colony. However, beehive visits are useless if you don’t keep track of your observations. Why Keep Beehive Records? Keeping beehive records helps you …

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How to Attract A Honey Bee Swarm

How To Attract A Swarm Of Honeybees Catching or luring a honey bee swarm is a fine art. The spring season rolls in, and the anxiety comes with it. If it’s your first time catching a swarm, we have some valuable advice and insights for you. If you’re an experienced beekeeper, but your luck has …

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