Monthly Archives: March 2011

Getting Bees: Swarms, Nucs & Packages

According to principles of natural beekeeping, the best way to get bees is to collect  a swarm.   A swarm occurs when a colony is in good health and decides to split off a portion of itself, including the old … Continue reading

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The Art of Natural Beekeeping – A class for beginners

The first and second natural beekeeping classes were so fruitful and fun that I’ve decided to do a third one for those who couldn’t attend.   This class will be on Saturday, March 26th, from 10am – 3 pm.  It is … Continue reading

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