Decisions are a part of everyday life, paper or plastic, fresh or frozen,regular or decaf? Now beekeepers have a decision to make, wood or polystyrene beehives? And like any decision, how do you choose??? Or if you haven’t heard of polystyrene, what is it? In the US wooden Langstroth beehives are the standard and have been for years. Continue reading Polystyrene Beehives
Top-bar hives are especially useful in areas where resources are limited, but are also increasingly popular among hobby beekeepers in industrialized nations. A top-bar hive has bars from which the honey bees attach and hang wax comb. Continue reading Top Bar Hive
Honey Robber is a product used to help when harvesting honey. It is a liquid that is used with a solar fume board. A fume board basically looks like a regular hive cover, only the inside is lined with a felt fabric and it has a black corrugated top. To use just place a few drops of Honey Robber Continue reading Honey Robber
When it comes to bottom boards its good to have a sticky bottom. As long as it is also screened. The idea is to have a screened bottom board that has a sticky board below the screen. Continue reading My Bottom Is Sticky!!