Thirties Beekeeping Film: How Beekeeping was in 30′ Movie

Do you know how beekeeping was in the past ? Check the following film in 4 parts explaining the basics of 30′ Beekeeping.

You will surely note that the main ideas are the same and many techniques don’t get updated.

Read also The Beekeeping History: The Starting of Beekeeping

The Thirties Beekeeping Film

Beekeeping Thirties Film is a big reference coming to Bees Raising and Care.

Note that the movie is silent (without sound). Only the images speak by itself.

The film is divided into 4 Parts. Each Part describes a specific Beekeeping Process:

  1. Hiving a package
  2. Colony build up
  3. Swarming
  4. Clearing and extraction

1# Thirties Beekeeping Part 1

Thirties beekeeping. Hiving a package

Thirties Beekeeping Part 1

2# Thirties Beekeeping Part 2

Colony build up

Thirties Beekeeping Part 2

For more information, check Important Facts about Bees Biology

3# Thirties Beekeeping Part 3

Swarming, nothing changes really….

Swarming is the process by which a new honey bee colony is formed when the queen bee leaves the colony with a large group of worker bees. In the prime swarm, about 60% of the worker bees leave the original hive location with the old queen. ( source 1) 

Thirties Beekeeping Part 3

If you want to learn more about the Bees Biology, go to Important Facts about Bees Biology

4# Thirties Beekeeping Part 4

Clearing and extraction

Thirties Beekeeping Part 4

All the details about Clearing and Honey Extraction can be found in The Basics of Harvesting The Honey : How to collect Honey. 
Sources & References
  1. Swarming Honey bee: Wikipedia