Monthly Archives: November 2010

Garreson Publishing Newsletter, November 2010

This month’s newsletter contains some questions we’ve received from beginning beekeepers about fall hive care, and the exciting addition of a new set of woodworking plans.

Questions frequently pop up on my computer screen from across the English speaking world. People rarely have just one question and here are some that arrived recently. The first set concerns hive design. The second set concerns fall management. If you have different opinions, please feel free to comment.
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Hotel Beehive!

by Gary I went to SenchaCon at the Fairmont San Francisco this week. The hotel has beehives! They were installed this year to provide honey for the kitchens, pollinate plants, and stave off colony collapse disorder. On the lobby floor, … Continue reading

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Garreson Publishing adds plans for a window mounted observation hive

Observation hives offer a window into the life of bees. In this design one side looks just like the outside of a real bee hive (that’s what it’s made from) while the other side hums with the secret mysteries of … Continue reading

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