Category Archives: Beekeeping

News about our beehives, inspections and what we have found.

AFB National American Foul Brood Pest Management PLan – Thank you. 2021

Email received from the Management Agency – just for reference purposes only we have shared [...]

Beehive has Varroa Destructor mite – why can’t I kill them ?

Honey bees harmed with sickness disease caused by paracitic varroa destructor mite in their beehive. [...]

Beehive Inspection Spring 30 November 2021

Due to the losses of my beehives after last Winter, I decided that I couldn’t [...]

Beehive Inspection – Summer 2021 – what did we see ?

Learning to identify what you see in your Beehive – information about nectar, pollen and [...]

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Beekeeping Practices – Varroa – 20th versus 21st Century

21st Century Beekeeping In our view, it is now time to review OLD beekeeping practices. [...]

How to Prepare Your Bees for Autumn

Yes it's that time to plan for the coming season, and in this article, as [...]

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How to Become an Insecticide Labelling Ninja

It’s been my experience the consumer buying public don’t realise that Insecticides bought at the [...]

Top 10 Plants For Bees During The Winter Months

Winters are the months that come out to be a little hard to survive for [...]

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Exotic Visitor – Beehive and Bees Checks

Alastair, who is a designated inspector for Ministry for Primary Industries attended the site with [...]

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How To Make Money with Treatment Free Beekeeping

Can you make a living and still be a Treatment Free Beekeeper, we are honored [...]

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