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Brooklyn’s Illegal Urban Beekeepers: Breaking the Law for the Planet – food.curated.

On this episode of food.curated., Liza meets a group of friends who think sometimes laws are meant to be broken. This passionate crew of illegal urban beekeepers in Brooklyn, New York work on their very first honey harvest for their … Continue reading

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Backyard Beekeeping Part 18: Heat Wave

The Chicagoland area has had three consecutive days at or above 100 degrees, hasn’t happened here in 65 years … since 1947. The bees are busy trying to keep cool day and night. Some nighttime activity is shown.

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Backyard Beekeeping Part 18: Heat Wave

The Chicagoland area has had three consecutive days at or above 100 degrees, hasn’t happened here in 65 years … since 1947. The bees are busy trying to keep cool day and night. Some nighttime activity is shown.

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Beekeeping – Finding The Queen With The Help Of A Princess

Locating the queen in a hive of honeybees is not always easy. Two hive bodies with approximately 30000 worker honeybees and only one queen. Watch how our 2012 Indiana Honey Princess Brooke Mandel makes finding the queen look easy. Also … Continue reading

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Backyard Beekeeping Part 17: Pekoe

New bees are emerging and it’s getting hot. Time to expand the hives, add the upper deeps and remove the entrance reducers. Pekoe helps out.

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Backyard Beekeeping Part 17: Pekoe

New bees are emerging and it’s getting hot. Time to expand the hives, add the upper deeps and remove the entrance reducers. Pekoe helps out.

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Back Yard Beekeeping – Top Bar Hives

Check out the links below that will take you the the beekeeping site, backyardhive.com, an excellent site for beginning beekeepers who want to use a top bar beehive. The instructions are well thought out and very clear. An 85 minute, … Continue reading

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David Stover and Beekeeping

Urban Backyard Edibles presents David Stover talking about beekeeping.

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Beekeeping: Queens, Swarms and Dividing Hives

Bee science lab at Cal Poly Pomona. In this lab: introducing new queens, catching swarms and creating new colonies.

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Backyard Beekeeping Part 16: 2nd Season, Hiving 2 Packages of Bees

Starting the second season with 2 hives, Ursula helps out.

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