Queen Spotting Tips for Newbee Beekeepers

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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, 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 […]

The Fourth of July Brought to You by Bees!!

Happy 4th of July! Every year when Independence day comes around we harken back to the revolution and the work our founding fathers accomplished to bring us to where we are today. We also celebrate waving the flag, throwing red, white and blue everywhere. The spirit of independence has definitely shaped America but […]

Beepods Guide to Defend your Bees from Pesticides

  It’s hard out there for a bee. Although you can do everything in your power to create a safe environment for your bees in your yard, you can’t always control the actions of your neighbors. As bees will fly for miles to forage, your ability to completely protect them […]

Encouraging the Existence of Beneficial Insects Can Help the Honeybees

By: Sam Choan from Organic Lesson In recent years, the plight of the honey bees has been well documented – and rightly so – as they play a very important part in the production of agricultural crops. To the average person, the role that the bees play is hugely underestimated […]