Tuesday, June 7, 2022

6 Important Beekeeping Tips For June


Hello from David and Sheri Burns at Long Lane Honey Bee Farms.

You need to know these important beekeeping tips for June. It's time to UP YOUR BEEKEEPING GAME and follow these 6 tips plus a bonus tip.

Are you able to determine if you have a laying worker? Is your colony about to swarm? Are they replacing your queen? Is it time to add supers or more supers? June is the time that totally overwhelms beekeepers.

During March through May, colonies are small and easy going. Suddenly, they expand and issues start showing up. Watch my newest video: June Beekeeping Tips:


What The Heck Is A Warre Hive?
With all my equipment tied up, I grabbed a Warre hive to catch a swarm. Watch this video of how to place a swarm into a Warre Hive:


OUCH! The price of gas has topped $5.00 a gallon. This has caused many to reevaluate their travel plans such as going to beekeeping classes. Consider taking some of our ONLINE beekeeping courses from the comfort and safety of your home. Keep the classes forever and work at your own pace.

Check them out today:

Long Lane Honey Bee Farms
PO BOX 254
CATLIN, IL 61817