Seven ways to check on your hive during winter

Do you get nervous if you don’t check your hives at least once a week all winter long? You never know what you might find. Care for bees.
28.11.2015. 15:03

How honey bees keep warm in winter?

How hard is winter on honey bees and when it gets really cold, can bees die? Find out how bees keep their hives warm even though they are cold blooded.
22.11.2015. 14:59

‘Mad honey’, hot honey and mead

fter years confined to squeezy bottles and jars at the back of the cupboard, honey is finally getting the attention it deserves. It has always …
16.11.2015. 14:53

What happens to the bees over winter?

ave you every wondered what happens to the bees after the long busy summer?  They deserve a good rest that is for sure! During the …
08.11.2015. 14:48

How to treat a bee sting?

Although many different types of insects are able to inflict a poisonous bite or sting, the insects most likely to cause medical problems are bees, wasps, and ants.
31.10.2015. 14:41

Bee Venom Therapy

f you’ve ever been stung by a bee, you already have firsthand experience of the basics of bee-venom therapy (also called apitherapy). The only technical …
22.10.2015. 14:29

How to check the purity of honey at home?

If you want to enjoy most of the benefits derived from honey, the purity is what you should consider before buying. Here are simple tests to check out!
14.10.2015. 14:17

How can we differentiate 100% pure honey and adulterated honey?

What is Pure Honey? What is Fake, Impure or Adulterated Honey? Learn how to spot pure honey and check honey purity at home.
08.10.2015. 14:03

Bumblebees – the best greenhouse pollinators!

Bumblebees are not numerically represented as the honeybees, but they play an important role in pollinating, especially in targeted greenhouse cultivation.
01.10.2015. 13:51

Federal Court decided, the bees have won!

ederal appeals court dealt a huge blow to the pesticide industry by issuing a ruling that blocks the use of a controversial pesticide believed to …
23.09.2015. 13:25

How honey is made?

When a honeybee returns to the hive, it passes the nectar to another bee by regurgitating the liquid into the other bee’s mouth. This regurgitation process is repeated until the partially digested nectar is finally deposited into a honeycomb.
19.09.2015. 17:53

Roles of bees in a hive

oneybees are a highly fascinating, remarkably organized society. A bee colony is known as a super-organism as no single bee can survive on its own. There …
12.09.2015. 08:47