September 18, 2014

November 2012 – The Beekeepers Calendar

Proper Homasote Placement above the Inner Cover

→ Provide upper ventilation. → Remove mite treatments prior to wintering or wrapping the colony. → Wrap colonies with tar paper or commercial wrap and provide with an insulating board or moisture absorbing material (Homasote) by Thanksgiving. → Sell honey at craft fairs, etc. → Register for a Bee School course that is one level up from you current … [Read more...]