When I ask people what comes to mind when I say beekeeping, people generally imagine stacked boxes at the back of a field, far away from people. When I tell them that I’m a beekeeper, and that I spent yesterday afternoon looking in on our Beepod located on a green roof […]
Beepod Winterization Made Easy by Laura Maigatter After three years of trial and error, working hard to perfect a winter survival strategy for our bees, we are ready to bring our BEErito wrap to the world! You may be asking yourself “But, why do I need a winterizing kit?”
What to look for during a fall inspection by Laura Maigatter Fall is here! To those of you that have a dislike for the dog days of summer this is a relief, and it is welcome break for the bees, too. The dropping temps serve as a wakeup call for […]
In January of 2015, a member of the Beepods Team was introduced to the University of Wisconsin-Stout Innovation Center which offers a variety of services to professional organizations in exchange for real world experience, guidance and a commitment to help with resources and grading the students on their performance.