Monthly Archives: April 2012

Straw Hive Making Video

I found this neat video demonstration of making a straw bee hive-

Posted in Beekeeping Events, Natural/Organic Beekeeping, Regional Beekeeping | Leave a comment

Profitable Self Sufficient Living

Guest post by Daniel Travis Brown It’s no secret that people worldwide have begun to take notice of the serious concerns over global warming and fossil fuel; with governments everywhere advocating the recycling of as many household products as possible, … Continue reading

Posted in Natural/Organic Beekeeping | 1 Comment

How To Make Your Own Scented Candles

Guest Post Buying scented candles might sound like an easy option, but they can also be pricey. Making the candles at home is not only inexpensive, but also allows you to be creative. Paraffin, soy and beeswax are the three … Continue reading

Posted in Beekeeping Products | 1 Comment

Audio of lecture by Dr. Elizabeth Capaldi Evans

Dr. Evans’ talk, “Learning about Bee Learning,” will review bees as model animals for understanding general principles of learning and why this information is essential for beekeepers, as well as recent research about how environmental factors (global change, pesticides, and … Continue reading

Posted in Beekeeping Books, Beekeeping Podcast, Regional Beekeeping, Upstate NY Beekeeping | Leave a comment