Behind the Veil

There are almost as many options for beekeeping veils on the market as there are beekeepers.  Regardless of who you talk to each person will have their favorite version.  So what are veils for and what should you look for when purchasing one? Veils are usually made of some sort of screen and either is…

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Beekeeping Supers: Comb

We’ve talked about three different types of supers already.  Deep Hive bodies which are usually used as the area for brood, aka the place that the queen lays her eggs.  Western supers which are smaller and lighter than deep supers and can be used as either honey supers or brood bodies.  And finally Shallow supers…

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