Bee Articles


Is Honey Actually Bee Vomit?

The answer is yes, kinda.    Imagine a bustling beehive during the nectar flow.  Forager bees hum home, their “honey stomachs” brimming with nectar, a

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New Beekeepers

How to Install Package Bees

Rays Tips: Bees must be installed in your hive within 1-2 days of pickup. Keep them in a cool, but not cold, place overnight if

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Why I prefer Wax Coated Bee Hives

Most commercial waxed boxes are sprayed with a thin layer of wax. This is somewhat different from a true wax-dipped hive body. But either way, this article is about the advantages of wax-coated hive bodies.

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