Natural Solutions To Keep Your Colony Thriving

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Natural Solutions To Keep Your Colony Thriving

If you haven’t noticed by now, Beepods promotes natural beekeeping. Our slogan is Beekeeping for the Bees, after all. Honey bees have existed on Earth for over 14 million years, which is a lot longer than modern humans. During that time bees have survived despite centuries of bad weather, infestations, […]

The Connection Wisconsin Has With Earth Day And How You Can Help Keep The Planet Healthy For Everyone

Earth Day is here again! A time to celebrate the one thing we all have in common. Our home, the Earth. We’ve now been celebrating Earth Day for over 50 years, and while there has been monumental change to help keep our home clean, there is still a lot of […]

What Plants To Plant To Help The Bees Even If You Have A Black Thumb

The sun is shining, there’s that fresh spring smell in the air, and those April showers are right on track to bring May flowers. Speaking of, are you ready to start planting your gardens yet? If you’re feeling a bit iffy about starting a garden because you feel like you’re […]

Bee Adventurous: The Turtle And The Bee

Sunshine, palm trees, pirates, turquoise-blue waters, and a safe haven from the winter blues. Yes, the Florida Keys are a wonder to behold. While they are a perfect place to relax and recuperate for a Midwesterner like myself, they also play host to a wonderful organization that strives to rehabilitate […]

Hops and Bees: A Lucky Combo

Brewing beer. It’s a process that’s been around almost as long as beekeeping. The main ingredients in beer are water, a grain (typically barley), yeast, and especially hops. When brewed and fermented together, these ingredients create the beer so many of us enjoy.    Do you know what else enjoys […]