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Pollen Grains vs. Bee Bread (Fermented Bee Pollen): What’s the Difference?

Often at Beepods we receive many questions about the products that bees create.  We hope you enjoy this series of blog posts, videos and articles that discuss the products from the hive.  This article is one in the series on “Healing from the Hive” that discusses the benefits humans can […]
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3 Tips on How to Check if Your City Allows Beekeeping

In the USA, municipal governments have laws in place that help regulate activities within its jurisdiction. These laws are sometimes referred to as “municipal code” or more commonly known as “ordinances”. If you are at least somewhat interested in the law of bees and beekeeping or if you are actively […]
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Honey Bee Healing Tea: Nutrition and Preventative Measures to Strengthen Your Colony

Click the image below to see the 3 different Honey Bee Tea recipes. Honey Bee Tea should be used as the second choice to the bees own honey.  If at all possible, the best food for your colony of honey bees is their own food source they created – Honey.

Queen Spotting Tips for Newbee Beekeepers

The Queen The elegant, industrious, and often elusive Queen Bee has been a figure of fascination for centuries for both Beeks and non-Beeks alike. The strength and continuation of the hive resides on her (relatively) large shoulders. She is central to the health of the hive, which is why it […]
Bee the Change in Brookfield WI

Bee the Change in Brookfield, Wisconsin

See how you can participate in bringing positive change to Brookfield, WI: Here are three ways you can get involved in order to ensure bees have a better chance in Brookfield, Wisconsin. Help the residents of Brookfield to pass a city ordinance that is beneficial to the beekeeper, the bees […]