How to start a Beekeeping project today

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Beekeeping in Kenya

What should you know first before starting a beekeeping project in Kenya? To successfully start beekeeping in Kenya, the first step is to learn as much as you can about the bees themselves. Understanding bee biology is crucial for all beginners. Our main advice is for people to do a lot of research. The best […]

How Much Profit To Expect From Beekeeping

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Beekeeping in Kenya

Some people get into beekeeping just for the fun of it.  While others are looking to make a profit.  Honey, beeswax, pollen, and propolis can be harvested from beehives and sold.  So, how profitable is beekeeping? And what is the profit to be expected per hive? Beekeeping as a project has many risks, there are […]

Best Types Of Beehives In Kenya For 2022

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Beekeeping in Kenya

Domesticating bees for honey has been done in Kenya since pre-colonial periods. From traditional hives all the way now to KTBH hives. It has been practiced from time immemorial. In older times, bees were kept in log hive which includes traditional beehives. But initially bees before domestication used to nest in the open or semi-enclosed […]

Beekeeping Equipment Farmers Need

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Beekeeping in Kenya

Essential information on the beekeeping equipment every beekeeper needs. There are several beekeeping equipment’s available in the market being sold. however each beekeeper will require different tools. This article seeks to highlight the uses of each in differentiating the essential tool from those that are there to make your work more effective Honey harvesting bee […]

2 Best Beehive Stand Options In Kenya

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Beekeeping in Kenya

When it comes to hive installations, the beehive stand is simply one of the things that beekeepers don’t really think about as much compared to other beekeeping equipment’s. However, hive stands are important for a variety of reasons Keeping the beehive of wet grounds. Helping the bees keep the hive dry Hive Stands provide beekeepers with comfort […]