Beekeeping

Do Beekeepers Get Stung?

Yes, beekeepers do get stung. It’s an inevitable part of the job. With tens of thousands of bees in a hive it’s difficult to avoid annoying all of them, no matter how careful you are or how gentle the nature of the colony. Remember that bees only sting you when …

Do Beekeepers Get Stung?

What Is Bee Space?

Bee space refers to the small gaps found within a beehive that allow bees to move around. Typically, bees will leave these spaces free of wax and propolis unless the gaps are too big or small. In a natural hive, bees leave spaces wide enough between sheets of the comb …

What Is Bee Space?

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