Start Smart With Honey Bees

Tips for beginning beekeepers

Category: Beekeeping 101

Feed honey bees with sugar to supplement nectar.
Beekeeping 101

Why, What, How & When To Feed Honey Bees

Honey bees collect nectar, pollen, and water to create three nutritional foods: honey, bee bread, and royal jelly. A beekeeper may feed honey bees protein supplements for pollen or sugar substitutes for nectar.

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Melanie and Jim

I’m Melanie Howard. My husband, Jim, and I want to share with you everything we’ve learned about beekeeping since we started our hobby. Maybe the the ups and downs we’ve experienced can help you along the way.

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