Beekeeping 101 - So you have decided to improve your homestead, farm or garden by getting bees. But what are the beekeeping tools you will need to be a success? Why do you need them and what will they cost?
Beekeeping for Dummies was our very first beekeeping book. I can't even tell you how many are in our library now, yet this one is still a go-to book. This chart shows the daily development cycle of all three castes, from egg to adult.
Bees with full pollen pants. I love that. Pollen pants. So much nicer than pollen baskets. Young bees sometimes don't load their pollen pants evenly, and look like planes with engine trouble when they land on the hive.