In this podcast we talk to Sam Read from Plant and food about her study of Chelifers (Pseudoscorpions)
It’s the time of the year in the Waitakere Ranges that the common and German wasps/Yellow Jackets are out and about looking for a free meal, if you don’t want that free meal to come from your beehive read this article.
Varroa Treatments – This article is about the Autumn Varroa Treatments that we have just completed and the results we got with our treatments.
The Seventeenth Podcast from the Team at kiwimana. A show where we talk about Beekeeping, gardening and life. This week we are talking about Toxic Honey and a Lady who is Addicted to bee stings.
The thirteenth podcast from the the team at kiwimana. This week we are taking about inspections and buddies, and we talked to Kevin from the BK Corner podcast.
In part 2 of the article we answer the question “Can vaporising Oxalic acid crystals with the Robinson Vaporiser control your Varroa Mites?”
A funny and embarrassing story about a bee swarm we rescued last season. We hope you find this story funny.
This article explains how we do hive splitting with great success. This disrupts the varroa mites and also increases your colonies.
Your bees have come through winter and there has been days and sometimes weeks without good weather. The bees have very strong labour laws and do not collect nectar and pollen on cold or rainy days. But do you bees have enough food to make it until summer?