Beekeeping: Sugar Syrup & Treating Bee Hives for Nosema

Beekeeping fall hive maintenance, feeding sugar water to the honey bee hive and treating for Nosema with Fumagilan-B. Music by me. Fumagilin-B protects against Nosema apis, a parasite which causes Nosema disease in honey bees that gives the bees the 'runs'. To be effective, Fumagilin-B […]

Treat Varroa, Condense Hives (and Harvest Honey!) (Part 2)

Part One is here: Apivar Treatment Strips! – Today was a better day than yesterday, but there is still a varroa problem. I decided to take a tiny bit of honey from the bees before doing the Apivar treatment. It will be our […]