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Bee Feeder

Bee Feeder

The Bee Feeder for city bees Guest contribution by Dr. Alexandre Serain Shvaloff, Paris, France     1. How it works The Bee Feeder by Dr. Alexandre Serain Shvaloff makes sure that bees can stay hydrated all year round, given that you always keep it filled...
Asian Hornet Trap

Asian Hornet Trap

Asian Hornet Trap: how to build a trap for Vespa Velutina Guest article about Asian hornet traps by Dr. Alexandre Serain Shvaloff, 17.05.2021, Paris, France     1. Presentation This trap against Asian Hornets reflects my admiration to the bees, to these...
Beekeeping with Apis cerana indica

Beekeeping with Apis cerana indica

Beekeeping with Apis cerana indica Beekeeping with native bees at Palni Hills, Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu, India Guest contribution by Raveendran Kannan A beekeeper inspecting a Apis cerana colony in a Newton hive   History of beekeeping in Tamil society Let’s...
A Beginners Guide to Backyard Beekeeping

A Beginners Guide to Backyard Beekeeping

A Beginners Guide to Backyard Beekeeping     Guest contribution by Rocio Espinoza from porch.com   Whether you’ve been stung by one or not, bees are crucial to the world; without them, your favorite veggies and fruits wouldn’t grow. Bees do...
How to become a beekeeper

How to become a beekeeper

How to become a beekeeper? A step-by-step guide to get started     Lately, a lot of folks out there are wondering how to become a beekeeper. In fact, beekeeping has boomed in popularity over the last few years. That’s what many beekeepers associations around...
World’s 8 honey bee species

World’s 8 honey bee species

World’s 8 honey bee species Discover the honey making bee species [in this article we don’t mention bumblebees and stingless bees]   General overview: honey bee species worldwide On our planet, we count 8 honey bee species. Keep in mind that there are...