Native Bees

Wintering your hives

By |2021-07-01T18:43:17+10:00July 1st, 2021|Beekeeping, Bees, Hives, Native Bees|

Honey (APIS) Bees  Beekeepers need to manage their honey bees for winter otherwise they may die.  It is important to take measures in autumn to prepare for winter. Before the onset of winter a final inspection should take place in April or the beginning of May at the latest.  Pick a sunny day. The NSW DPI has put out a

Bee Friendly Planting Guide

By |2020-01-14T07:08:27+11:00January 14th, 2020|Bees, Native Bees, Plants|

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