Heater bees vibrate their abdomens, or they can decouple their wings to use these muscles to bring their bodies up to 111 degrees Fahrenheit.It also determined that the queen leaves certain cells in the brood area empty because after the heater bee…Continue
I check my apiary everyday just by walking near it. I walked out a saw thousands bees dying. Littering the ground. I have seen this last year August 30th. My hive found another hive sprayed by insecticide. They are robbing the free honey. The bees…Continue
It has been a challenging year with the hives swarming, all hives going queenless at one time or another, a hive almost totally lost from finding a hive sprayed with pesticides. I managed to harvest about 14 frames. I didn't not take the uncapped…Continue
Currently, working on the process to increase education about the importance of honeybees.