Swarm of bees

Spring is the time of flowering, the abundance of food and the most intensive brood rearing. With the rapidity with which the larva develops, the zealous egg laying by the uterus leads to a rapid

How to use pollen

Pollen in the form of grains is indigestible, since human gastric juice can not destroy the outer membrane (film) – the ectium, which surrounds each grain. The components of the pollen grains can be extracted

Save cells

At the apiary at the end of the productive season, a significant number of nesting and shopping honeycombs free from use in families are collected. After collecting the nests for wintering, it is advisable to

Bees in the open air

Bees hibernate in the apiary, in their usual places. Whenever there are stable colds, the beekeepers open the tapes for the entire lumen. The value of the tap does not affect the temperature in the

If you were bitten by a bee

To neutralize the poison of bees when stinging various means are suggested. Many of them are ineffective, and some (wet earth, clay, etc.) are even harmful, since they can cause tetanus or blood infection. The

Pollination of pollen by bees

The bee sheds the update in the cell with the help of the spurs on the middle legs. Then the other bees flatten and compact the refresh. Gradually, the cell accumulates many layers of pollen

Contents of bees in a sixteen-hive beehive

Sixteen-frame hives I make myself with some constructive changes. The bottom made detachable. It enters the quarter of the back wall and is attached to it on the window hinges 5. The side walls 2

Over-flight flight

Being engaged in beekeeping, I heard and read a lot about the early-day exhibition of bee colonies. Itself did not have to do this. But it so happened that I had to take the family

Dancing bees on honeycomb

The most important means of communication between bees is special movements on the honeycombs, so-called “dances”. Indeed, in these movements, as in a real dance, there is a rhythm, some definite figures, pretty clear turns,

Kozinaki with honey

Boil the honey with sugar, pour into the syrup peeled, finely chopped, lightly fried walnut kernels and cook for 15 minutes. Finished gosinakh (hot) put on plates slightly moistened with cold water, level the surface

Disinfection of cellular frames

The causative agents of infectious diseases of bees persist for a long time on a variety of subjects, being a constant threat of re-infection, a factor in the epizootic trouble of the apiary or the

Honey buns

Necessary products: 400 g of wheat flour, 1 egg yolk, 20 g of yeast, 1 tbsp. l. butter, 4 tbsp. l. honey, 50 ml of cognac, 30 g of raisins, 100 g of poppy, 2

Shanrow honey

Shantrovy honey belongs to light honey and has an exceptionally pleasant aroma and high taste qualities. Bees extract this honey from nectar of gray-white flowers of a branchy perennial plant of shandra white, or horse

Honey gingerbread

Calculation of products: 250 grams of wheat flour, 150 g of honey, 1 yolk, 30 g of butter, 1 \ 4 lemons, 2 g of soda, 50 ml of water. Preheat the honey, pour into

Potato juice with honey

Very useful in diabetes, peptic ulcer, hypertension, kidney and liver diseases. But the main thing – with its help you can treat cancer. This is due to the fact that potato juice contains many tonic