DIY PROJECTS/BEES

Winterizing Bee Hives

The basics of Winterizing Bee Hives with Sensible Gardening

It seems like every time you see an article on bees everything looks picture perfect. Clean white bee boxes, sitting in perfect rows amongst a field of wild flowers in bloom. The reality of a working bee yard however is quite different. I thought you might find it interesting to see what your average bee yard looks like. Chris looks after…

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DIY PROJECTS/BEES

Painted Bee Hives

Hand Painted Bee Hive with Sensible Gardening and Living

Getting a little arty with your bee hives won’t matter much to the bees, but it can be fun for the bee keeper. Our provincial Honey Producers Association convention was hosted by our local Bee Club in our home city last week. To add a little flair to the event I was asked to decorate a bee hive to be…

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