Urban Beekeeping is alive and well in Auckland City, New Zealand! The Story Behind the Last Beginners Kit of 2016
A robbing-screen is a screen which can be placed in the front of the honey beehive entrance – Its purpose is to help save your colonies from Robbing Bees and Wasps !
What types of Beehives are available in New Zealand, Margaret investigates the differences in the different hive types.
The Beekeeping Season of 2014 Part one of what we were doing during the break in New Zealand
Beehive Frames – How to build Beehive Frames, here is how we manually build Beehive frames at kiwimana.
Wasps in your beehive – A Robbing Screen may help, we discuss using our Robbing Screen to deter Wasps and Honey Bees robbing your Bees.
A Bee Colony is with a Varroa infestation threat discovered by Margaret in routine apiary inspection.
We have had great success with using the vaporizer to control varroa mites in our bee colonies, in this article we discuss the method involved in treating your bee hives successfully.
One thing we have learnt over-time is that its best to bee preparing for the coming season in this season.
In this article we discuss the different types of beehives available to beekeepers these days in Britain and the pros and cons of each type.