BeeHelp Blog

Early Spring Bees

Posted by Dan Weaver on 27th Feb 2019

I wanted to share some of what I'm up to, as that might be helpful in thinking about what you might do to successfully manage your colonies this spring.It's spring in Texas and colonies that w … READ POST »

Wintertime Tips for Texas Beekeepers from Dan Weaver

Posted by Dan Weaver on 13th Nov 2018

If you’re like me, it seems like we in Texas went from Summer heat to Monsoon season, and now with the early freeze tonight – moved straight into Winter. What happened to Fall?!? Normally, I … READ POST »

How to Begin Beekeeping Part 4 of 5

Posted by BeeWeaver Buzz on 30th Jan 2018

Now you have your ordered, received, and hived your bees, the beekeeping begins! We all know honeybees live without or despite human intervention in the wild. Feral colonies are not manipulated o … READ POST »

Add Honey Bees, Reduce Your Texas Property Taxes

Posted by BeeWeaver Buzz on 23rd Jan 2018

The majority of Texas’ state income is from property taxes and the small landowner carries much of the burden. If you own between 5 and 20 acres beekeeping may the answer you need for the property … READ POST »

Cool Bee Science in Action

Posted by BeeWeaver Buzz on 23rd Jan 2018

Dan is traveling this week to meet with Dr. Jay Evans, Research Leader of the Beltsville Bee Lab at the USDA Agricultural Research Center in MD, and write up their paper comparing the respon … READ POST »

Learn How to Become a Beekeeper (PART 2 of 5)

Posted by BeeWeaver Buzz on 23rd Jan 2018

BEGIN BEEKEEPING (PART 2 OF 5) Now that you know what kind of hives you may own and operate it is time to learn what bees products will are appropriate for your hives. We have had customers pick … READ POST »