For most beekeepers, what to get us as a gift is easy—bees. Like chocolate and money, you can probably never have too many. 🙂
If you’re wondering to get your favorite beekeeper for Christmas, here are a few ideas. I’m adding to the list every few days at my FaceBook page (“Charlotte Hubbard, Beekeeper and …”) I’ll also update the complete list here in a few weeks. But until then, here are four possibilities.
One of the two things that I ALWAYS have when working bees (beyond Hubby and my protective suit is the Kent Williams hive tool–the reddish, well-worn one pictured. No other j-hook hive tools that I’ve found compare (sure, the blue one has a hook … but it doesn’t compare.)Continue Reading