Why Are Bees Aggressive In Late Summer (What’s Making Bees Grumpy!)

Why Are Bees Aggressive In Late Summer (What’s Making Bees Grumpy!)

Most of the time, when you visit your beehive, your buzzy friends will be easy-going.  But bees can be a bit moody sometimes. And certain seasons of the year more than others! Bees can show aggressive behavior in late summer, for example.  But how do you explain why they suddenly seem so hostile?  What changed?…

Feeding Bees in the Fall: Why, When, and How to Feed Bees in Autumn

Feeding Bees in the Fall: Why, When, and How to Feed Bees in Autumn

​Honey production naturally slows down in the autumn. Most beekeepers harvest the honey crop and leave enough food stores for the bees during the coming months. But sometimes bees may have trouble building up their reserves. In this situation bees need a helping hand you will have to feed your bees in the fall. After…