Start Smart With Honey Bees

Tips for beginning beekeepers

Bee Bus package installation
Beekeeping 101

How To Install Bees In A New Hive

It’s spring and your new bees are ordered. Now you need to know how to install your bees and start prepping for their arrival. Here’s what to do with your nuc or bee package.

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10 frame hives with 2 deeps
Beekeeping Equipment

Where To Place A Beehive

Before your new equipment arrives, think about where you’re going to set up your bees. Here’s are some things you should consider when setting up your bee yard.

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About Us

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 were newbies 6 years ago. Maybe the the ups and downs we’ve experienced can help you along the way.

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