WAIT, HOW MUCH WATER?

There’s more Winter water than you thought. In Winter, bees generate warmth by ‘burning’ the honey they have stored, i.e., by digesting it and using the resulting energy to flex their flight muscles, which give…




A Beekeeper and an Industry Under Threat (Video)

This video is the story of a third generation beekeeping family whose business is threatened by the impact of neonicotinoid pesticides. See first-hand the devastation that is being wreaked on bees, pollinators and our ecosystem….






Cutting & Bottling Honey (Video)

Making cut comb and bottling honey. I should mention that this is the poor man’s version of crush and strained honey. Plastic buckets from the hardware store contain BFA, a substance that is generally not…