This page provides links to more detailed information on some of the many different aspects of beekeeping.
We often get asked about how to start beekeeping, where to get your bees from, and where to put them.
Many beekeepers make their own hives, or like to design and make bits and pieces of equipment they need to help with their beekeeping.
Topics for the more advanced beekeeper
Microscopy for Beekeepers
Microscopes are useful to help identify some of the diseases that bees suffer from, or to study in detail the anatomy of the honeybee. Pollen collected by your bees can also be examined to help understand where your bees are foraging.
Adjusting the compound microscope