The Honey Farm by Harriet Alida Lye - goodreads.com.
The queen starts increased egg laying activity at around Christmas time, and then starts to build the colony size throughout spring in readiness for the nectar flow and honey production. Once summer is over, and the nectar is tailing off, the colony decreases in size throughout the autumn until it's at its smallest, just before midwinter.
Novice beekeepers are often confused as to what honey plants and flowers they should plant in order to provide bee forage for their bees. Too often they have the idea that a few extra pots of geraniums or a couple of hollyhocks will make a difference in the honey crop. They fail to realize that plants suitable for bee pasturage must be planted in high numbers before any noticeable results are.
Beowulf Honey From the Beowulf apiaries of Herefordshire and Worcestershire. Supplier of local raw honey and hive products. The 2016 Spring Harvest of honey is made using nectar from a selection of the following sources: Blossoms of apple, cherry, blackthorn, dandelion, rapeseed, bean, wild flowers. The 2015 Summer Harvest of honey will be made using nectar from a selection of the following.
Owned and operated by the Iowa Tribe of Kansas and Nebraska, the Ioway Bee Farm offers a variety of 100% pure and natural products such as raw honey, creamed honey, honey sticks, lotion bars, and lip balms in wide selection of flavors and scents. Located in Northeast Kansas, Southeast Nebraska, and Northwest Missouri, Ioway Bee Farm honey bees have access to a diverse plant life that includes.
Farmgate Honey is run by Murray Arkadieff and is based in Brisbane Qld. Since he was a boy, Murray, has loved beekeeping and the Australian outback. At the age of ten he asked for a smoker and hive tool for Christmas, which he received, and has never looked back. After completing University and trying the office life for two years Murray found the calling of the Australian outdoors with its.
Our 15-acre farm is located on the western edge of the city of St. Francis in rural Anoka County, MN, settled on the edge of wooded glacial end-moraine hills. Home Sweet Honey's apiary is located on our own Honey Hill; from there, the honey bees forage up to 2 miles from home! Beyond honeybees, our farm seasonally includes pigs, lambs, chickens, ducks, turkeys, and the beginnings of an apple.
The bee business. In 2010, a year after her daughter’s death, Mary took a loan of Rs 10 lakh from Canara Bank to start Vibis Natural Bee Farming with 1,000 bee boxes. Targeting diabetic patients.