Whether you are a Beekeeper, would like to keep Bees or simply understand the importance of Bees, this group is for you. Viva la Bees!
Latest Activity: Jun 10
I took out the varroa strips from my hive today, and had a check. The frames in the bottom box were very mouldy, so I have removed them, leaving the box empty. Built a stand to elevate the hive…Continue
Started by Maree W. Last reply by Gary and Margaret - Kiwimana Jun 10.
Hi Jacqui,I got your question in an Oooby email but it doesn't seem to link to where you posted it so I am starting a new discussion. Hope you find it.Use branches of Wormwood (Artemisia…Continue
Started by Elisabeth. Last reply by rosie walford May 14.
I live in the Auckland area and have been interested in Top Bar Hives for a while. I'd love to start keeping bees but before I do that I'd like to find a mentor who has experience with TBH beekeeping…Continue
Started by Steff. Last reply by Janet Luke Apr 30.
I'm buying a couple of new honey supers to replace old ones and trying to decide if I should get wood frames with wax foundation, wood frames with plastic foundation, or plastic frames? Whats your…Continue
Started by Lisa Cliffe. Last reply by Michael Dacombe Apr 15.