Bee propolis, a kind of "bee glue" or resinous substance used by bees to protect against fungus and seal holes or cracks in the hive, is garnering more attention in the health and wellness community thanks to a growing body of research highlighting i
If you're still relying on the mainstream and social media for your information, you probably believe that honeybee populations are crashing worldwide, that without bees to pollinate our crops we'll all soon starve, and that we're in this sorry
Back in 2015, a father-son duo changed the beekeeping game simply by redesigning the traditional beehive – and now, honeybees are benefitting from their profits.
The biggest innovation in beekeeping for 150 years just got an upgrade.
For example, he said, focusing on the colony places the emphasis on the survival of worker bees, which account for the majority of the population at the colony stage. But important life cycle stages occur beyond the colony and involve only the queen
First let me say, I am no expert. I have been keeping bees for the past year. It's been fun, frustrating, interesting and challenging. I'll share what I've done and hopefully those interested will find a bit of help. Just keep in mind; it's r
A new beehive system made up of a series of hexagonal prisms may be just what your bees need.
It has almost been a full year that I have been a beekeeper. It has been a fun and fascinating adventure.
The essential part of building the hotel is to have the right design down. You can decorate it any way you want, but there are a few guidelines to keep in mind. Some people use just one 4×4 block of wood with wholes drilled into it and mount it on a
BEES SHOW OFF THEIR PERSONALITIES WITH THEIR WILLINGNESS TO EXPLORE
A new system can keep tabs on the health and production of honeybees and wirelessly report hive conditions via text message. Ben Gruber reports. Video provided by Reuters
A French beekeeper using the moniker Nicolas Trainerbees claims to have trained a hive of honeybees he calls "canna-bees" to produce honey from marijuana.
In recent months, we have been reporting on the worldwide bee die-off, which is likely the result of pesticides.
There has recently been some good news about the honeybee populations, after several years of alarming reports that their numbers have been making a steep decline towards a possible extinction.
I risked myself for your pleasure and got some close and amazing shots of bees working on their hive
Beekeeping for Beginners and beekeeping basics.
Without bees, the future of Earth looks bleak...
The federal government hopes to reverse America's declining honeybee and monarch butterfly populations by making more federal land bee-friendly, spending more money on research and considering the use of less pesticides.
Gregg Tivnan, already living in a state of preparedness, comes on the show to talk about his visit to Dee Lusby's Biological Beekeeping operation in southern Arizona
Harvesting honey has been a sticky, messy job that's changed very little from the earliest days of beekeeping.
The bee population situation has gotten so dire that the White House has created a bee task force.
Like the repulsive 'Think. Don't Smoke' ads from Philip Morris, the pesticide industry now lauds 'saving bees' campaign.
From Dee: "So glad those here doing clean beekeeping and keeping small cell honeybees with feeding real honey and real pollen for doing............for those losing large amounts seem to be the large cell beekeepers fwiw"
March 2014 Organic Beekeeping with Dee Lusby - 8th Annual Organic Beekeepers Conference in Oracle, AZ February 28th thru March 1st, 2014
“I believe that we need to maintain an ability to make queries of phone records”
7th annual meeting for an American Beekeepers Association, for beekeepers into clean Organic Beekeeping, to come together to associate for clean sustainable beekeeping with ZERO treatments, and getting off the artificial feeds, and artificial breedin
Here is letter that a listener of Declare Your Independence with Ernest Hancock wanted to share after hearing Ernest's show on bees and beekeeing... "I was listening to your talk on bees this morning, and I thought you'd benefit from knowing this tidbit of natural medicine..."Read Letter
Dee Lusby’s story is a common story of ‘Regulatory Capture’. What I learned during this experience and talking to others in the bee industry it was clear that the bees aren’t happy with how they are being treated… and they got wings.
Building a top bar bee have is a simple DIY project almost anyone can do for under $50. I'm excited about bee keeping. Not only will the bees help to pollinate our orchard and garden they will be very fun to watch and learn from.
Beekeeping for Beginners will show you how to start your own beehive. Beekeeping is a fun and exciting hobby that's super cheap to start.