Voices, England and the Chickens
I hope everyone had a good Summer and that your Fall is as beautiful as ours here in Northeast Ohio. We’ve had some major warm days in September and even into October. We set records for most number of days 90 and above. That’s very unusal for us. So who knows what Winter will bring, but it’s time to start getting ready.
Our ‘Voices of Bee Culture’ in September, was a success. We all had a great time. We ended up wit…
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Beekeeping can either be a full-time profession or a hobby that is simple. Nonetheless, more often than not, what began as a hobby would turn into a profession. But you cannot merely tell and decide yourself you will begin to do beekeeping. You need to have comprehension and satisfactory knowledge on the field that you are going to enter before starting on any avocation or profession. If you have been putting off your interest in beekeeping for quite a while, then it is about time to indulge yourself. Bee farming may look simple; by learning the fundamental beekeeping lessons, you can be got off to a good beginning.
What does a beekeeper have to know?
First, you should have complete interest on beekeeping to start at the right foot. You should also have agreed to share your dwelling space. There are possible dangers in beekeeping that can damage you but your family too. Then you certainly must understand the supplies and gear you will use for beekeeping, if you decide to let the bees inside your living space. Your focus is not just to earn money by selling honey; a good beekeeper should have fire and a keen interest in raising bees.
An apiarist should know the right place for the beehives. The area must have sufficient sources of nectar for the bees to get. You need to make sure that beekeeping is allowed in your town if you decide to put your beehives at your backyard. There are several places limited to beekeeping; you should get permission concerning this.
Beekeepers must understand whether beekeeping supplies are available in the area where the beehives are situated. When you need to go to a local beekeeping shop you may never understand; it is best that a nearby beekeeping store is reachable.
Protective supplies and equipment will also be essential for beekeepers to understand. This will reduce the odds of being stung by your bees. Understand the right kind of suit to choose to keep you from any possible danger in beekeeping.
If you’re unable to harvest honey from your bees all the efforts that are beekeeping would be useless. The methods should be known by a beekeeper in gathering the honey from the comb; beeswax is also part of the yields in beekeeping.