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Books for a New Beekeeper

2014-01-22 15:59

Finding the right book for your self is hard.  Even harder if you are trying to learn something new.  One of our beekeepers, Emerson Arehart, read many beekeeping books and came up with a short list and summary to help you get started learning about bees... spring will be here...

Books for a New Beekeeper

2014-01-22 10:40

Blowing Smoke

2013-10-31 16:41

There are all sorts of gadgets now for beekeeping.  Frame spacers, hive carriers, frame holders, bee brushes, cappings scratchers, frame cleaners, and the list goes on and on.  For most beekeepers, many of these items are unnecessary, and can even complicate what is in reality a very...

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The Beekeeper's Thrill

2013-10-03 18:01

Preface to Andrew Shahan's first blog entry with BeeWeaver:

Blog posts are not something that I had time for in college so I never tried to develop a personality that people would be interested in reading about. But, in the past few years I have collected a libraries’ worth of feelings,...

Andrew and his father, John, getting into some bees.

The New Beekeeper

2011-10-30 19:07

As BeeWeaver gears up to take orders for spring 2012 bees and queens, I am reminded of how much beekeepers have changed in the last 2 decades. When I began answering phones and taking orders in 1994 nearly every customer had kept bees for decades, had 5 or more colonies, lived in rural areas,...

Latest Customer Buzz

Posted by thebehnfactor from Texas
Although I am new to beekeeping, my experience is already starting out on a great foot. Ramona at BeeWeaver helped me decide what Nuc to purchase and provided ample amount of detailed information of...
Posted by Scott from Utah
After a less than ideal situation with my local letter carrier, and an over-the-top solution from Laura Weaver, my struggling hive is no longer queenless! I'm excited to help my BeeWeaver Queen...
Posted by Gore from Texas
Thanks very interesting blog!