Melinda Jean Stafford demonstrates how to transfer a nuc into a new hive. This is beekeeping at it’s best!
Now is the time to buy bees! It may seem early, but beekeepers have a limited amount available, so getting on their lists early is key. You have two options when purchasing bees for a new hive – a package of bees or a nucleus hive (more popularly known as a nuc). There are pros […]
Thank you to Ron, a D&B customer, for asking a great question about his queen bee and the answer by bee expert, Melinda Jean Stafford. I am new to beekeeping. I purchased a nuc through D&B this spring. The nuc only survived two months. This may have been due to my inexperience. However, I know that […]