You’ve found a hive in your home, and don’t want it to spend another day under your roof. A few friends have told you of cases where beekeepers have performed bee removal services for free. You may also have heard about other instances where homeowners have had to pay for…


Three Ways You Can Make the World a Better Place for Bees and Other Pollinators?

Smaller than a thumb, sometimes noisy, and packing a sting that’ll leave you sore for days, why should you care about what happens to honey bees? They may be small, but these little insects are…


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Should We Be Concerned About the Falling Numbers of Honey Bees?

It isn’t looking too good for honey bees. Their global population is nose-diving, and there aren’t as many now as there were two decades ago. The term CCD or colony collapse disorder has worked its way into any conversation…


are honeybees dangerous

Bees, especially honeybees, are an important part of the planet’s ecosystem. While doing rounds for food and pollen, these insects do us a favor by facilitating the pollination of plants. That’s how we get the foods and fruits that we eat and love so much. That said, unless you’re a…


DIY Bee Removal

In a world where every solution can be found online, many people prefer to take the DIY approach to most problem-solving. Bee removal is one of those, and although there is a ton of helpful information available, some can be misleading and dangerous. Not everything you read works and, worse…


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What we can learn from honey bees

Love or hate them, honeybees are important insects that contribute significantly to our diet. Beyond the delicacies they provide, there’s a lot to learn from an insect that spends its day fully focused on fulfilling its life’s purpose. What in the world can a honeybee teach you? …


Make Your Garden a Bee-Magnet Using Wildflowers

The population of bees and other pollinators are not so great, but you can help change that situation by making your garden a haven for bees through planting wildflowers. Providers of honey and natural pesticides against common farm nuisance, the size of these furry insects is in sharp contrast to…


California Fall Gardening Tips
California Fall Gardening Tips

California weather is a lot different from the typical climate that other places around the world experience. It remains relatively warm throughout the year, and the winters aren’t as cold as you’d expect; the same goes for fall. In fact, so favorable are the temperatures this time of year that…


The Social Lives of Honey Bees

Honey bees do so much for the environment and the plants that depend on them to grow. To put things in perspective, crops like blueberries and cherries are 90% dependent on honey bee pollination. Trust me; life would be a lot less sweet without these bees. …

Henry Reed

Apiarist, Beekeeper in San Diego County. Owner of D-Tek Live Bee Removal.

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