Non-Violent Beekeeping: can we re-negotiate our relationship with the honeybee?

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Jun/10
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Our first encounters with honeybees were long ago, most likely in Africa. Someone discovered - probably simultaneously - that these tree-dwelling insects produced a sweet, sticky substance unlike any ...

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The Beekeepers Seasons and Honeybee Activity (part 4)

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Apr/10
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Months in this article relate to the northern hemisphere cool temperate climate.

MAY
In the Hive:

Brood rearing is in full swing. The bees are busy collecting pollen and nectar. To take advant...

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Beekeeping question…..wich type of honeybee should i get?

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Mar/10
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carniolans Cordovan Italians and Russians. that is best for my climate of Dallas Texas and has the most desirable characteristics of a single top bar hive. I only have one and im not trying to make money with my honey. I just want to keep some bes as a hobby. also Where can I go for a package of bees in Texas plane?

The Beekeepers Seasons and Honeybee Activity (Part 1)

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Mar/10
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Months in this article relate to the northern hemisphere cool temperate climate.

January

In the beehive:

If it is very cold, the bees will be clustered tightly together. There will be no bro...

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The Beekeepers Seasons and Honeybee Activity (part 2)

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Mar/10
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Months in this article relate to the northern hemisphere cool temperate climate.

March

In the beehive:

In warm areas the colony will be starting on a new cycle of life. The steadily increasi...

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