If you're lucky enough to know a local beekeeper, you may be able to pick up some raw, honey-scented beeswax with for a good price. Here's how to filter it for candle making and other purposes.
How to Catch a Swarm of Bees
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11 Things to Consider Before Keeping Bees
Beekeepers check their hives every ten days during swarming season to ensure that Queen Cells aren't being built. If they're found then decisive action needs to be taken.
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This interesting image shows, the hive preparing to swarm. You can see fresh eggs (D) so, there must be a Queen in the colony, there is developing larvae (A) and yet there are 2 Queen cells (B). There are also drone cells (C).
Bees and beekeeping
Honey bee. Impressive.
Hive setup with fence and water. Haha! Perfect to keep the nosy security in our community from seeing a beehive in the backyard. Doubtful they wouldn't notice a swarm but I can dream!
Bee Keeping -The neighbors will love me!
Honey Bee - known for its flower constancy- this bee collects only blue pollen from this spicies of flower.
sweetness and light