BeeHelp Blog

Supering your Colony for a Honey Flow

Posted by Dan Weaver on 30th May 2019

One of the most satisfying aspects of beekeeping is to watch a colony’s population explode and the hive fill up with honey. Bees on a honey flow are fascinating to watch, and if you’re lucky enough to … READ POST »

Letter from Dan Weaver Concerning SB 677 Testimony

Posted by Dan Weaver on 11th Apr 2019

Greetings, fellow Texas beekeepers and friends,Some have tried to create a tempest over my testimony before the Senate Ag Committee. On March 11th, before heading to bee yards to stock mating nucs, I … READ POST »

Swarm Control

Posted by Dan Weaver on 3rd Mar 2019

Rapid and early spring buildup in some parts of Texas present ‘a-good-problem-to-have’ for beekeepers in those parts.Swarm control, that is preventing the better part of your bees and the potential fo … READ POST »

Early Spring Bees

Posted by Dan Weaver on 27th Feb 2019

I wanted to share some of what I'm up to, as that might be helpful in thinking about what you might do to successfully manage your colonies this spring.It's spring in Texas and colonies that went into … READ POST »