General Beekeeping Discussion


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Introduce yourself

Welcome to the forum! Please tell us a bit about yourself and how you ended up in this corner of the Internet. Are you a new beekeeper, old beekeeper or looking to start? Are you Langstroth, Warre, Flow or Top Bar?…

57 July 23, 2019
Welcome to the canberrabees.com Forum (FAQ)

Welcome to the canberrabees.com forum, a small site created to support local beekeepers in the Canberra region. Hopefully this post can answer some questions about why the site was created and what we are trying to achie…

1 March 15, 2017
Demareeing - a strategy to mitigate swarming 3 July 18, 2019
Giant Wallace Bee 1 July 15, 2019
On hive robbing station; Cleaning out combs 1 May 10, 2019
Honey Jars available locally 6 April 27, 2019
Supplementary feeding before winter. Does it work? 8 April 23, 2019
Buying a nucleus hive - the questions you should be asking 10 April 22, 2019
Cooma bee keepers honey 4 March 14, 2019
Canadian Beekeeping 2 March 5, 2019
Kenyan Top Bar Hive - some minor adjustments 2 March 1, 2019
ABC TV - CATALYST The Great Australian Bee Challenge 4 January 31, 2019
Harvests this season 4 January 29, 2019
Evaluating strength of colonies 1 January 28, 2019
Canberra Bees beekping courses 5 January 20, 2019
Study: Bumblebees use perfume patterns to tell flowers apart 3 January 8, 2019
Paris bee hives 1 December 31, 2018
Honey Super Lifting - Advice Needed 10 December 17, 2018
Honey Harvest December 2018 2 December 17, 2018
What a difference a move makes 1 December 7, 2018
Clearly suburban hives result in increase in suburban swarms 1 December 7, 2018
So I get a call from a real estate agent today 1 November 30, 2018
Man sick of being harassed by aggressive bees' takes battle to local council 1 November 21, 2018
Feral Hive Found, What’s Next? 1 November 15, 2018
Colour of the capped brood 2 November 12, 2018
Swarm collection award of the year - kangaroo statue swarm LOL 1 November 1, 2018
Canberra buzzing as bees begin to swarm - Canberra Times 2 October 31, 2018
Removing a new hive from eaves 2 October 24, 2018
First Caught Swarm for 2018 2 October 20, 2018
Changing hive orientation 2 October 19, 2018