A recent decision to ban bee-killing pesticides throughout U. National Wildlife Refuge Lands is a huge step in recovering decimated bee populations. Support the Fish and Wildlife Service's progressive decision to eliminate the use of deadly pesticides.
Based on the form of wild bee nests, the Sun Hive is a design that comes out of "bee-centered" apiculture, where the bees' natural tendencies are supported, rather than suppressed. Not surprisingly, bees seem to thrive in these hives.
I would love to have my own bees. These bee hive systems seem like a great way to do it. Flow Hive allows honey to be harvested on tap, which is easier for humans to harvest, and less stressful and harmful to bees.
How to Make Beeswax Candles: From cleaning raw beeswax to enjoying the final product, Jennifer Ford of Bees of the Woods Apiary will take you step by step through the process of making beeswax candles in this article from MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.