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What to know BEFORE you start raising bees.

Raising bees can be a fun and rewarding part of homesteading. Here are some things you need to know BEFORE you get started. The Homesteading Hippy

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Beekeeping 101: Getting Started Part 1—The Bees

Getting started in beekeeping? Here is a beginner's guide to raising bees in your backyard from The Old Farmer's Almanac.

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How To Keep Bees From Stinging You. The first step in preventing bee stings is understanding WHY bees sting. Includes information on protective gear.

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38 Free DIY Bee Hive Plans That Will Inspire You To Become A Beekeeper

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Harvesting honey from a beehive

The most satisfying part of raising bees is harvesting the honey. Here's a step by step on how to harvest honey from a Langstroth beehive.

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