Just a short blog post today…
If you’ve been curious about my voice (which has been described as dull and boring), you have a chance to hear it in its full-depth vibrato. I was in conversation with Gary Fawcett of the inimitable Kiwimana podcast. We chatted about getting into the bee business, producing comb honey, teaching others how to keep bees, and (oh my!) neonics and GMOs.
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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 become a profession. But you cannot simply tell and decide yourself you will begin to do beekeeping. You need to have sufficient knowledge and understanding on the area that you are going to enter before beginning on any avocation or profession. Then it is about time to indulge yourself if you’ve been putting off your interest in beekeeping for quite a while. Bee farming may not appear difficult; by learning the basic beekeeping lessons, you can be got away to a good beginning.
What does a beekeeper should understand?
On beekeeping to begin at the right foot first, you should have full interest. You must spend time taking care of your colonies of bees. You should also have agreed to share your home space. There are potential risks in beekeeping that can harm not only you but your family also. If you decide to allow the bees inside your living space, then you certainly must know the supplies and equipment that you will use for beekeeping. Your focus is not only to build an income by selling honey; a good beekeeper should have passion and a keen interest in raising bees.
An apiarist ought to know the right location for the beehives. You need to make sure that beekeeping is enabled in your area if you decide to place your beehives at your backyard. There are several places confined to beekeeping; you need to get permission about this.
Beekeepers must know whether beekeeping supplies can be found in the region where the beehives are situated. When you need to visit an area beekeeping shop you may never know; it is best that a nearby beekeeping shop is not inaccessible.
Protective supplies and equipment can also be essential for beekeepers to understand. Understand the right kind of suit to choose to keep you from any possible risk in beekeeping.
All the attempts that are beekeeping would be useless if you are incapable to harvest honey. The approaches should be known by a beekeeper in collecting the honey in the comb; beeswax is also part of the returns in beekeeping.