The Knowledge Hive

Winston Wong
Expert Advice from Winston and many other headliner beekeeping professionals

Expert Advice from Winston and many other headliner beekeeping professionals

Beginners Beekeeping Guide: Tips from The Experts Originally posted on Porch.com thanks to Rocio Espinoza.https://porch.com/advice/beekeeping-tips-experts This article is loaded with interesting and valuable tips for beginner beekeepers!The contributors are a who's who of beekeeping professionals and it is an honour to be posted along with those individuals.Enjoy! Backyard beekeeping is a fun hobby that helps to maintain healthy honeybee populations. People who want to live and eat more sustainably are increasingly drawn to beekeeping. A beehive in your garden pollinates your plants for maximum yield. Then enjoy the pure golden honey straight from the comb as a reward for your efforts....

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Honey Harvesting - Tips For The Backyard Beekeeper

Honey Harvesting - Tips For The Backyard Beekeeper

Harvesting honey is one of the main goals and desired outcomes for most urban beekeepers. Getting honey out of the frames can be fun and usually messy but it is always an experience! In this article, we are focusing on the extraction process. See our other articles if you're interested in dealing with comb honey, or best ways to remove the honey frames from the hives. For now, let the information flow, just like honey! Top tips from beekeepers that have collected honey many times, in several different ways, throughout BC: "Hot" Tip: Speaking of flowing honey, remember that warm...

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Many reasons to keep honeybees

Many reasons to keep honeybees

BC Bee Supply is thrilled to be part of your beekeeping journey, and we remain interested in what brings you to this fascinating hobby. Thank you for sharing any honey collection tales, sting stories and inspection wonders with your fellow beekeepers! Top reasons to become a beekeeper: Help the bees! Honeybees are threatened by sweeping changes to the climate, reduced foraging habitat, wide-spread pests and diseases, and chemical use in food crops. Starting a beehive is a small way to keep the bee population up. Boost the environment! 2020 has been a banner year for planting a garden and improving...

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Winston Wong
Outdoor Instruction with Live Bees

Beekeeping Presentation - Workshop

Participants will love bees after these interactive talks. Our presentations incorporate fun games, visual and hands-on learning tools including part of a bee colony to keep the participants engaged and learning! 

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