20 Most Used Beekeeping Equipment: Tools Needed for Bee Farming

Are you interested in bee farming? Or, maybe you’re a bee nerd like me, simply hoping to find some useful information. Either way, let’s dive right into the topic.  Here’s a list of some of the most essential bee farming equipment you’ll need. Know all about beginning beekeeping supplies. 1. Hives What kind of bee … Read more

Should I eat honeycomb? Yes. Explained

Yes, you can eat honeycomb without worrying about the wax. The rich and sweet flavor will leave you wanting more. It will actually enhance your experience of consuming honey because of its chewy texture. Sometimes, I even chew it like gum. In fact, honeycomb is the healthiest way to consume honey. It is rich in … Read more

How Does A Flow Hive Work? Pros and Cons

Flow Beehive – the Latest Fad or a Genuine Innovation Bees and humans have had a symbiotic relationship for centuries. We provide them hives and they provide us with delicious golden nectar. No, we are not referring to large-scale apiaries for commercial production but small farmers who have a few hives. They get a year-round … Read more

Do Bee Houses Work? 3 Types of Beehive Boxes

‘Bees are better off’ is a myth that our folks in North America would jump to disagree with. And that’s not just true for these folks but also for garden owners or bee lovers from the rest of the country.  Well, of course, bee lovers like you exist everywhere.   So, for those of you who … Read more

How to Use Bee Pollen? 3 Cool Uses and 4 Key Benefits

So, what is bee pollen? Bees collect pollen from several plants. This pollen becomes a source of food for bee colonies in the form of minerals, proteins, and fats.  Bee pollen may also consist of other compounds like honey, enzymes, nectar, and bee wax. Now, to answer your question. 3 Main Uses of Bee Pollen … Read more

How to extract honey from comb with and without an extractor

Ever wondered where the honey stored in the jar stocked in your kitchen shelf comes from? How exactly do beekeepers extract honey? The process of obtaining decadent golden honey has always intrigued me. Read this article till the end to understand this process of extraction and carry it out yourself.  Honey bees are the only … Read more

What is Beeswax and How Do Bees Make it

Before we dive into the main question, let’s discuss a few interesting facts about beeswax: For starters, it’s beeswax and not bees’ wax. It’s one word. And what is beeswax? Simply put, it’s wax made by bees. Wax was initially only applied to the wax secreted by Apis mellifera, the European honey bee. And the … Read more