Try the newest organic trend in hive beetle control: Diatomaceous Earth! Simply spread in front of your hive to create a microscopically sharp barrier to keep hive beetles, ants, and other hive pests away.
All Bottled Up After the bottling (and some cleanup) came the time to put labels on our honey. What I did not know before bottling is that in order to sell your honey, it needs to be properly labeled according to federal, state and local specifications.
The Common Varieties of Honey Bees If you’re a new beekeeper or just learning about the world of bees, like me, it might be surprising to discover just how many kinds of honey bees there are.