November 12, 2018

November 2014 – The Beekeepers Calendar

Proper Homasote Placement above the Inner Cover

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 knowledge level.

* Read periodicals.

 

 

 

 

This monthly post is adapted from “The Beekeepers Calendar, A Year In The Apiary-Central Maine” by Tony Jadczak, Maine State Apiarist

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