Bee Radio Reader: Winter Bees! (88)




Beekeeping at Five Apple Farm Podcast show

Summary: Bee Radio Reader: Winter Bees! (88) Thank you to Meghan Milbrath and American Bee Journal for this article from January 2020: <a href="https://americanbeejournal.com/the-greatest-generation-winter-bees/">https://americanbeejournal.com/the-greatest-generation-winter-bees/</a> Subscribe to American Bee Journal here: <a href="https://www.dadant.com/catalog/books-subscriptions/american-bee-journal">https://www.dadant.com/catalog/books-subscriptions/american-bee-journal</a> kind regards to each of you and THANK YOU PATRONS for making this podcast possible!   -- Please become a "Friend of the Podcast" on Patreon and join the folks who make the podcasts possible! In addition to huge gratitude, you get: • BONUS podcast or early access episode every month! • Access to Patreon • blog posts including "Tip of the Week" • Special Q&amp;A posts to ask me questions about YOUR bees • Input on the podcast topics • Shout-outs on the show because I appreciate you!    You can support this podcast you are able to share $1 or up a month, please sign up today: <a href="https://www.patreon.com/fiveapple">https://www.patreon.com/fiveapple</a> -- About Beekeeping at Five Apple Farm: Leigh keeps bees at 3000' in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina with around a dozen-ish stands. Hives are managed for bee health with active selection for vigor, genetic diversity and disease resistance. The apiary is self-sustaining (not needing to buy/catch replacement bees since 2010) and produces honey and nucs most every year.