Thermosolar Hive Arrives
I have been talking about the Thermosolar Hive for over a year now (it claims to kill 100% of varroa using a thermosolar, chemical-free treatment). It has now successfully completed a crowd fundraising process and they have very kindly given me two which I am excited to use and write about. I have no connection to the Thermosolar Hive team and will only give a truthful and independent review and feedback on this hive.
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Beekeeping can either be a full time profession or an easy hobby. Yet, more often than not, what began as a hobby would turn into a profession. But you cannot only tell and determine yourself that you will start to do beekeeping. You need to have satisfactory knowledge and understanding on the subject that you are going to enter before starting on any avocation or profession. Then it’s about time to indulge yourself in your line of interest if you really have been putting off your curiosity about beekeeping for a long time. Bee farming may seem easy; by learning the fundamental beekeeping lessons, you can be got off to a good start.
What does a beekeeper must understand?
You should have complete interest on beekeeping to begin at the right foot. You must spend time taking care of your own colonies of bees. You should have also agreed to share your home space. There are possible risks in beekeeping that can harm not only you but your family also. Then you definitely 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 is not only to build an income by selling honey; a good beekeeper should have a keen interest and passion in raising bees.
An apiarist ought to know the right place for the beehives. If you decide to put your beehives you need to make sure that beekeeping is allowed in your area. There are several places limited to beekeeping; you should get permission about this.
Beekeepers must know whether beekeeping supplies are available in the region where the beehives are situated. You may never know when you must attend a local beekeeping shop; it is best that a nearby beekeeping shop is accessible.
Equipment and protective tools are also important for beekeepers to know. Understand the right kind of suit to pick to keep you from any potential danger in beekeeping.
In case you are not able to harvest honey from your bees all the efforts that are beekeeping would be useless. A beekeeper ought to know the methods in collecting the honey from the comb; beeswax is also part of the returns in beekeeping.