Bristol Honey – 2014 Harvest
Dad and I have just extracted the Bristol 2014 honey harvest from the Redland allotments. This honey is now available in the Wild Oats health food shop (has best before date of 12 Sep 2016 if you want to make sure it came from the September honey harvest).
Darren had another good beekeeping year. He has not had to use any chemicals to kill varroa and he has not fed his bees at any point. This is as close to natural beekeeping as it gets! He also pr…
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Beekeeping can be a full-time profession or an easy hobby. Nevertheless, more often than not, what began as a hobby would turn into a profession. But you cannot simply determine and tell yourself you will begin to do beekeeping. You need to have satisfactory knowledge and comprehension on the area that you are going to enter, before starting on any hobby or profession. Then it is about time to indulge yourself in your line of interest if you’ve been putting off your curiosity about beekeeping for a long time. Bee farming may seem simple; learning the basic beekeeping lessons can get you off to a great start.
What does a beekeeper need to understand?
On beekeeping to start at the right foot first, you should have interest that is complete. You should have also agreed to share your home space with the bees. There are possible risks in beekeeping that can harm not only you but your family too. Then you certainly must understand the supplies and gear that you will use for beekeeping, if you decide to allow the bees inside your living space. Your focus isn’t just to build an income by selling honey; a great beekeeper should have fire and a keen interest in raising bees.
An apiarist should know the right place for the beehives. You have to make sure that beekeeping is allowed in your town if you decide to set your beehives at your backyard. There are several areas confined to beekeeping; you need to get permission concerning this.
Beekeepers must know whether beekeeping supplies are available in the place where the beehives are situated. When you need to go to a nearby beekeeping store you may never understand; it is best that a nearby beekeeping shop is not inaccessible.
Protective tools and equipment may also be essential for beekeepers to understand. This will lessen the chances of being stung by your bees. Know the right type of suit to choose to keep you from any possible danger in beekeeping.
All the beekeeping attempts would be useless in case you are unable to harvest honey from your bees. The procedures should be known by a beekeeper in collecting the honey from the comb; beeswax is also part of the returns in beekeeping.