There’s an old joke in the beekeeping world that if you ask 20 beekeepers the same question you’ll get 30 different answers.  While amusing, for the beginner it can be extremely frustrating to find the “real” information.  So why can’t you just get one simple answer?  Sadly, because there isn’t one simple answer to most…

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Keeping Records

This is a guest post by David Pearson. So Ron asked me if I would be interested in writing an occasional “guest blog” and I have agreed. It’s often hard to come up with subjects to write about, especially ones that have not already been covered a hundred times already, however beekeeping is an ever…

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A week ago we asked our followers on Facebook what topics they would like to read about on our blog. Our fan Brandon asked the following question: “How can a beekeeper rob his bees without using a suit? And why would you risk it doing that?” Good question Brandon.  While often we see beekeepers playing…

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