The final stages of our first beekeeping season included honey extraction, a missed chance at winterizing, and plenty of learning.
Homesteading plans are almost never concrete, but that doesn’t mean that we don’t still try and make some!
How and when we inspected our beehives for the first month+ of beekeeping, and how we are dealing with any problems we encounter.
I’m back at the blog after a productive few weeks on the homestead…but not without a fair share of complications! We have 50 meat chicks, more new trees, garden progress, and plenty of hick-ups along the way.
Getting the bees into the hives and the first check up on the bees after installation. Read more about beekeeping basics and why we are now beekeepers in Part 1
Our journey into beekeeping begins! An interview with my sister-in-law who got this project rolling.