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.
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:
- Hiving a package
- Colony build up
- Clearing and extraction
1# Thirties Beekeeping Part 1
Thirties beekeeping. Hiving a package
2# Thirties Beekeeping Part 2
Colony build up
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)
4# Thirties Beekeeping Part 4
Clearing and extraction
Sources & References
- Swarming Honey bee: Wikipedia