"Homegrown Honey Bees" is a comprehensive, colorful and easily understood guide to how to keep bees. Check out an excerpt from this book for advice on selecting a starter colony for beginner beekeepers.
We know it's still frrreeeezing cold in many parts, but spring is right around the corner! PLANT THESE TO HELP SAVE THE BEES: 21 BEE-FRIENDLY PLANTS by Hannah Rosengren, freelance illustrator. Do you have more bee-friendly planting suggestions? Just make sure you're not unknowingly buying bee-killing plants pre-treated with neonicotinoid pesticides from stores like Home Depot and Lowes. That's ri...See More