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Continuing with the winter theme, another recent read was Ron Miksha’s book Bad Beekeeping. Miksha maintains a blog of a similar name for sharing his thoughts on the world of bees and beekeeping. He mentioned the book in a post so I thought I would pick up a copy in support of his ongoing efforts. Here is a short review.
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Beekeeping can be a full-time profession or an easy hobby. Nonetheless, more often than not, what began as a hobby would become a profession. But you cannot only tell and decide yourself that you will begin to do beekeeping. You need to have comprehension and adequate knowledge on the area that you’re going to enter before starting on any avocation or profession. If you have been putting off your curiosity about beekeeping for a long time, then it’s about time to indulge yourself in your line of interest. Bee farming may look easy; by learning the basic beekeeping lessons, you can be got off to a great beginning.
What does a beekeeper must understand?
On beekeeping to start at the right foot first, you should have full interest. You will need to spend time taking care of your colonies of bees. You should have also consented to share your house space. There are potential dangers in beekeeping that can harm you but your family too. You then must know the supplies and gear that you will use for beekeeping, if you decide to allow the bees inside your living space. Your focus is not only to make money by selling honey; a great beekeeper should have a keen interest and passion in raising bees.
An apiarist should know the right place for the beehives. The place must have sufficient sources of nectar for the bees to get. You have to make sure that beekeeping is allowed in your town if you decide to put your beehives at your backyard. There are several places confined to beekeeping; you should get permission relating to this.
Beekeepers must know whether beekeeping supplies are offered in the place where the beehives are situated. You may never know when you have to visit a neighborhood beekeeping store; it’s best that a nearby beekeeping store is not inaccessible.
Equipment and protective supplies can also be important for beekeepers to know. This will reduce the odds of being stung by your bees. Know the right kind of suit to choose to keep you from any potential danger in beekeeping.
Last but definitely not the least, among the beekeeping lessons you need to find out is that: it is not unimportant for the beekeeper to understand the proper way of harvesting honey. All the attempts that are beekeeping would be useless if you are incapable to harvest honey from your bees. A beekeeper ought to know the procedures in collecting the honey from the comb; beeswax is also part of the yields in beekeeping.