Beepods Better Beekeeping Blog

March 2, 2018
Italian Honey Bee - image from Don Farrall Getty Images

Honey Bee Breeds and Their Attributes

Introduction Honey bees, like all living things, vary in their traits across the species. Genetic differences across these breeds can lead to differences in attributes like temperament, disease resistance, productivity, color and much more. The environment has a huge impact on differences among bee colonies due to stimuli and response, […]
February 27, 2018
Solid crystallized honey

Help! My Honey’s Completely Solid!

Let’s say you reach into your cupboard for some delicious honey, but when you pull it out: oh no! It’s completely crystallized! What do you do?! Well, never fear, because we’ve got a solution for you. Boil some water The first thing you’re going to need to do is boil […]
February 23, 2018

The Beepods Hive Inspection App – What’s Coming

You’ve probably seen in our press release earlier this month that we will be coming out with an app to help our beekeepers with their hive inspections. This week, we met with the team over at DevCodeCamp to talk about what features to include, . We are so excited for […]
February 13, 2018
Winterized Beepods

#SnowUsYourBees 2018

Why #SnowUsYourBees? Early last year, we made a post asking you to #snowusyourbees. It was such a hit that we though that we would bring it back, but with a few updates. We’re big fans of sharing updates because it allows us to see how our fellow beekeepers are doing, and […]
February 8, 2018
Beepods Bee Viewer

What’s Coming From Beepods in 2018

At Beepods, we are constantly working hard to bring better products, services and education to all of our customers and future customers and partners here at Beepods. It is difficult for us to keep everyone up to date on new things that we are working on, but in 2018, we […]