Kerry Cox and I made some bee videos yesterday.
First we learn how to light a bee smoker:
What good is learning how to light the bee smoker unless you know how to smoke the bee hives? Here Kerry teaches us how to smoke hives:
Two videos show how he gives a powdered sugar mite treatment:
A natural way to control varroa mite population within a beehive is to combine a screened bottom board a periodic Powdered Sugar treatments. This is completely benign for the bees, in fact, they LOVE licking the sugar off each other!
Next, we take a look at Brace and Burr Comb on a beehive:
Now we look at some hive maintenance and a quick sugar shake for mites:
Finally, we see two videos on how to feed bees: