Parts of a Langstroth Beehive Structure

For a basic hive, the parts of a Langstroth beehive structure include a hive stand, bottom board, entrance reducer, hive body, honey super, foundation, frames, inner cover, and an outer hive cover. If beekeeping is one of those things, you …

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Common Backyard Beekeeping Terms

There is a lot of terminology in the honey bee world, here is a list of the most common backyard beekeeping terms for a beginner beekeeper to know. Backyard Beginner Beekeeping In my first part of this series, Backyard Beekeeping …

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Backyard Beekeeping for Beginners

In this series, backyard beekeeping for beginners, I hope to share some important things to think about before beginning the journey into keeping bees. How I Started Backyard Beekeeping I began beekeeping in May of 2018, although my studying about …

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2019 Small Homestead Farm Goals

Our small homestead area sits on just two acres, but with a bit of planning we hope to make 2019 a great year. Expanding some of our areas, more clean up of the property and growing a bigger garden is just a few of the goals for this year.