Michael Bush been steadily keeping bees since the mid 70’s. Over the years, he’s had an eclectic set of careers including printing and graphic arts, construction and computer programming. Usually keeping from two to seven hives up until the year 2000, Michael was forced into more experimentation when Varroa hit, an event that resulted in […]
Beginning Beekeeper Class to include: history, sects, behavior, management, pests and diseases.
Three hour class on beekeeping to include: history, sects, rearing, pests and diseases.
Learn to identify American foulbrood in 90 seconds View of frame with American Foul Brood. American Foul Brood (AFB) is caused by Paenibacillus (=Bacillus) larvae, a spore-forming bacterium. Bacillus is a genus of gram-positive, rod-snapped bacteria and a member of the phylum firmicutes. Bacillus species can be obligate aerobes (requiring oxygen). Bacillus and related endoscope […]