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Backyard Gardening & Beekeeping With Ilia Rashad

Educator and Researcher, Ilia “Rashad” Muhammad, shares his experience and passion on urban gardening and beekeeping. Bro. Rashad works as a public school instructor and serves in the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Agriculture at Muhammad Mosque 55. … Continue reading

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Backyard Gardening & Beekeeping With Ilia Rashad

Educator and Researcher, Ilia “Rashad” Muhammad, shares his experience and passion on urban gardening and beekeeping. Bro. Rashad works as a public school instructor and serves in the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Agriculture at Muhammad Mosque 55. … Continue reading

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Beekeeping: Harvesting & Extracting 108 lbs of Raw Organic Honey

MOCOBees.com – With some greatly appreciated help from my nephew-in-law Mike we were able to harvest and extract 108 lbs of beautiful golden raw organic honey from two of my beehives in my backyard.

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Getting Started in Beekeeping

UNL Entomology Grad Student Erin Ingram talks about the many benefits of beekeeping and what you need to get started.

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Beekeeping: Wax or Plastic Foundations? Amazing Results

Wax or plastic foundation for bees, which is better? Will the bees pull wax on a plastic foundation? Will they only lay eggs on a black plastic foundation but not store honey in black plastic? Watch this revealing video to … Continue reading

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Beekeeping In A Small Area

Because bees fly out of the hive only a few feet then spiral up to about 15 to 29 feet into the sky you do not need much space to have bees. They will pollinate your trees and plants within … Continue reading

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Beekeeping: Checking Hive for Swarming or Splitting

I have been feeding my hive one quart of a 1:1 mix of granulated sugar and water every two days to let the queen know there is plenty of food so she will lay a lot of eggs in order … Continue reading

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Beekeeping

Beekeeping is a great sustainable way to make a positive impact on your community. Andrea talks with the Texas Honeybee Guild to learn what it takes to get bees into your own yard.

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Backyard Beekeeping Part 10: Supering the Hive

It’s the eigth week and the bees have drawn out a majority of the upper deep. It’s time to super the hive and put the girls to work gathering honey for me!

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Beekeeping: Staining & Weatherproofing English Garden Beehives

There is more to this video than the title indicates. You might be surprised. For me the Helmsman urethane waterproofing did not protect my hive boxes from the weather. Some of the beehive boxes are in pretty bad shape. To … Continue reading

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