Backyard Beekeeper

Welcome to the Backyard Beekeeper Blog, where you'll find how-tos, success stories, interviews, reviews, special announcements and promotions, and more.

hive inspections
Beehive Inspections: How To Inspect Your Hive

Inspecting your Hive is one of the most critical yet exciting and magical aspects of being a Beekeeper. But if you’re still a beginner, it...

getting started in beekeeping
How To Get Started in Beekeeping: A Step by Step Guide

So you’ve decided you’re ready to get started in Beekeeping, that’s awesome! You might be ready to dive in, but where the heck do...

beekeeping equipment
Essential Equipment for Beginner Backyard Beekeepers

So you’ve decided to take the plunge and start beekeeping... how exciting! 

If you’ve just purchased a hive and a colony...

getting started in beekeeping
Why become a Beekeeper?

The benefits of becoming a Beekeeper, here’s how it will sweeten up your life.

Picture this: It’s a sunny afternoon, you suit up and...