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There are several things you should consider before you become a beekeeper, but they are no different than if you were to going to begin caring for any other animal ... dogs, cats, chickens or llamas. First, where will you keep them? Many beginners don't even think beyond their backyards, and that's a good place to start, but don't take bees, backyards, zoning, neighbors and your family for granted. Check them all out first.   - PopularMechanics.com

There are several things you should consider before you become a beekeeper, but they are no different than if you were to going to begin caring for any other animal . dogs, cats, chickens or llamas. Many beginners don't

The beehives with their winter surround of protective hay bales

The beehives with their winter surround of protective hay bales. Slideshow of Martha Stewart's beekeeper checking the hives, adding fondant in March.

"How I plan on overwintering 40 mating nucs on mini frames"

"How I plan on overwintering 40 mating nucs on mini frames"

"#beekeepers #beekeeping #queenrearing  This is the laying pattern I like to see before I remove a newly mated queen from the mini mating Nucs. Each frame in half a Langstroth medium. I had been proved that queens allowed to lay for 21 days before being removed develop in to great queens" Photo taken by @thebeemanuk on Instagram, pinned via the InstaPin iOS App! http://www.instapinapp.com (06/22/2015)

This is the laying pattern I like to see before I remove a newly mated queen from the mini mating Nucs. Each frame in half a Langstroth medium. I had been proved that queens allowed to lay for 21 days before being removed develop in to great queens