How to Keep a Newly Caught Swarm from Leaving

Honey bees swarm when their colony grows large and overcrowded with bees. This phenomenon often happens in the spring and…

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European Honey Bees

European honey bee or the western honey bee scientifically known as Apis mellifera is a species of honey bee native…

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Asian Honey Bees

Asian honey bee or the eastern honey bee scientifically known as Apis cerana is a species of honey bee native…

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Why do Honey Bees Leave Your Hive

Bee absconding is one of the horrific things that can happen to a beekeeper. Absconding is when the bees completely…

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Africanized Honey Bees

The Africanized honey bee also known as the killer bee is a hybrid of the western honey bee species produced…

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Giant Honey Bees

Apis dorsata, the giant honey bee is among the largest species of bees found mainly in forested areas of South…

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