Bee Season 2019 Update: April 22, 2019

Bee Season 2019 Update: April 22, 2019

Today is April 22, 2019 The weather continues to cooperate.  The bees look fabulous!  For those who want to track their bee shipment, we send out those notifications the afternoon of the ship date.  If you do not receive a shipping confirmation, please check your “Junk Mail” or “Spam Mail”.   Now for an update…

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How do I get Bee Shipment and Pick-up Information?

How do I get Bee Shipment and Pick-up Information?

In an effort, to assist our customers, we have two ways to get up-to-date shipping and pick-up information. Online Updates The first way is to check our weekly updates that start on March 5th on the Education page. There you will find a complete listing of each ship date and each local pick-up date. After…

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When do you replace the frames and foundation in your bee hive?

When do you replace the frames and foundation in your bee hive?

Have you consistently lost your honey bee colony each year? One solution may be as simple as changing out frames and foundation, as they are foundation to having a healthy hive. There are two categories for frames and foundation within the hive. First, there are the year around frames and foundation that are found in…

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New USPS Shipping Changes

Today, we were informed that the USPS has changed how they handle bee package shipments.  All bee shipments must go surface transportation due to FAA regulations.  The only exception is queen shipments.  We will continue to insure our shipments.  Thank you for your understanding.

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Winter

Winter

Cold weather has now hit most of the east coast and the entrance reducers should be to their smallest opening.  This will help your colony maintain their warmth.  Those who are using wood blocks should make sure the opening is no greater than ½ inch opening.  One additional item to also check is “cracks” or…

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Welcome to MountainSweetHoney.com!

Welcome to MountainSweetHoney.com!

We are happy that you found our new website.  We look to keep relevant information on this page to help our beekeepers.  Our blog will have a daily perspective on beekeeping.  We will discuss beginning beekeeping to more advance beekeeping.  We are also on FaceBook.com @ https://www.facebook.com/MountainSweetHoneyCo

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