Susie / March 8, 2014Shopping Saturday- Planning a wild gardenShopping Saturday- Planning a wild garden | Old Fashioned Susie

Shopping Saturday- Planning a wild garden

Susie / March 8, 2014Shopping Saturday- Planning a wild gardenShopping Saturday- Planning a wild garden | Old Fashioned Susie

Bee Feeding Recipes: When feeding bees, it is the sugar, not the water that the bees need. By mixing the sugar to water at different ratios, the beekeeper can encourage certain behaviors. Below are sugar syrup recipes from Keith Tignor, State Apiarist, and the actions they stimulate within the hive. Also included are candy recipes and instructions for dry sugar feeding used as emergency winter food when temperatures are below 50 degrees Fahrenheit.

Bee Feeding Recipes: When feeding bees, it is the sugar, not the water that the bees need. By mixing the sugar to water at different ratios, the beekeeper can encourage certain behaviors. Below are sugar syrup recipes from Keith Tignor, State Apiarist, and the actions they stimulate within the hive. Also included are candy recipes and instructions for dry sugar feeding used as emergency winter food when temperatures are below 50 degrees Fahrenheit.

Organic Treatment for Varroa Mites - The Warré Store-Providing the highest quality beekeeping supplies and support to help the hobbyist beekeeper succeed

Organic Treatment for Varroa Mites - The Warré Store-Providing the highest quality beekeeping supplies and support to help the hobbyist beekeeper succeed

Bees are responsible for most of pollination and they are becoming scarce! Help save the bees by planting these flowers!

Bees are responsible for most of pollination and they are becoming scarce! Help save the bees by planting these flowers!

Since I got a bee hive kit for Christmas I'd best be planting new & special plants for them!

Since I got a bee hive kit for Christmas I'd best be planting new & special plants for them!

http://Gardening.About.com: Attracting More Bees And Pollinators to Your Garden - Native plants should be your first choice to help our native bees. Listed in this article are some plants that are good sources of nectar or pollen for bees.

Easy Ways to Attract More Bees to Your Garden

http://Gardening.About.com: Attracting More Bees And Pollinators to Your Garden - Native plants should be your first choice to help our native bees. Listed in this article are some plants that are good sources of nectar or pollen for bees.

The parts of a Bee Hive: Brushy Mountain Bee Farm - Getting Started in Beekeeping

The parts of a Bee Hive: Brushy Mountain Bee Farm - Getting Started in Beekeeping

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