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 !
We hope this will help those having difficulty extracting Manuka/Kanuka honey frames, a great tip from Clive.
Margarets second part of her Spring assessment article
Learning from the “Barefoot Beekeeper”. Nicks account of the recent training he attended at Alpha Farm with Phil Chandler the famous “Barefoot Beekeeper”
A Bee Colony is with a Varroa infestation threat discovered by Margaret in routine apiary inspection.
A tale of woe and despair, an update on what is happening at kiwimana and what we are doing to fix this issue.
Angry Bees, some things to think about before re-queening. Margaret talks about some reasons why your bees may be grumpy.
It’s important to be a successful beekeeper! Here’s some great tips on how to do your PR.
An article that Margaret edited was published in this months New Zealand Handyman Magazine. Wow we are published!!