Bee Hive Construction/ Honey Making

Posted on June 15, 2020December 4, 2020   Leave a comment on Bee Hive Construction/ Honey Making

Apiculture is the practice of keeping and maintaining bees and their hives. The beekeeper is also referred to as the apiarist and the entire colony set up is called the Apiary. Skep – Long ago, beekeepers used something called a skep to house bees. This is no longer used because it is hard to remove the honey from the skep and this type of hive is difficult to clean and can become unsanitary. Although they are no longer used, skeps … Continue reading “Bee Hive Construction/ Honey Making”