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Utah Beekeepers' Association

As Currently Organized since 1892, but Serving and Representing Utah's Beekeepers Since the Early 1860's



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QUEEN REARING AND BEE BREEDING  
Backyard Queen Rearing Bee Varieties
Breeding and Genetics of Honey Bees Cell Plug Boxes for Raiding Queens (Nicot and Jenter)
Cloake Board Method of Raising Queens Cloake Board Method of Queen Rearing
Cloake Board Queen Rearing Dave Cushman's Beekeeping and Bee Breeding
Domesticated vs Feral Bees Drone Congregation Areas
Drone Saturation for Small-Scale Operations  
Effective Queen Introduction Finding Queens
Honey Bee Breeding, Genetics, & Physiology (USDA, ARS) Joe Lewis Queen rearing Calendar Wheel
Mel Disselkoen OTS Queen Rearing Nicot Queen-Rearing System
Nicot System Push-In Cage for Queen Introduction
Queen Cages Queen Catching and Marking
Queen Introductions Queen Manual
Queen-Marking Colors Queen Math
Queen Rearing by Michael Bush Queen-Rearing Calendar
Queen-Rearing Calendar Queen-Rearing Calendar
Queen-Rearing Calendar (Nicot) Queen-Rearing App for Android
Queen Rearing: How to Raise a Few Good Queens Queen Rearing (Jenter Cell-Plug Method)
Queen-Rearing Time Table Queens for Pennies by Randy Oliver
Queens for Sale Raising Queen Cells Without Grafting - Cut Cell Method
Rearing Queens Via The Cloake Board Method Rocky Mountain Survivor Queen Bee Coop
Selection of Varroa-Tolerant Honey Bees Using Drone-Breeding Worker Bees Simple Queen Rearing
Small-Scale Queen Rearing Testing for Hygienic Behavior
There are queen cells in my hive – what should I do? Using the Cloake Board Method to Raise Queens
Why Rear Your Own Queens?  
   
PACKAGES AND NUCS  
Care and Installation of Package Bees Installing Packaged Bees
Installing Packaged Bees Nucleus Hives (Nucs)
Package Bees for Sale
Package Installation Mistakes
   
SWARMS, SPLITS, CUT-OUTS, AND TRAP-OUTS  
Artificial Swarms Artificial Swarms
Bee Removal Methods Hogan Bee Trap
How to Hive a Swarm of Honeybees Making Splits using a Double Screen Board
Swarm Control (UK) Swarming
Swarm Management Swarm Patrol
Swarm Prevention Swarm Prevention
Swarm Prevention Tips Taking and Hiving a Swarm
   
HARVESTING  
Beeswax Rendering Chemistry of Honey
Extracting Honey  
Extracting Room Cleanup Extractors
Honey Facts Honey Composition and Properties
Honey Labeling Propolis
Real or Fake Honey? How to Tell the Difference Utah Area Honey
   
BEE AND FLOWER BIOLOGY  
Bee Life Cycle Bee Pheromones
Bees Drink with Expandable Mop Tongues Biology of the Colony
Facts about Honeybees Flowering Plants
Flowers and Bees Forage Species in the State of Utah
Fun Facts about Honey Bees, Hives and Honey Honey Bee Biology
Honey Bee Facts How do Bees Make Honey?
Introduction to Bee Biology Life of the Honeybee
Life Cycle of the Honey Bee Life Cycle of the Varroa Mite
Understanding Bee Anatomy  
   
FEEDING  
Boardman Feeder and Stimulative Feeding CompleteBee
Considerations in Selecting Sugars for Feeding to Honey Bees Diet Effects on Honeybee Immunocompetence
Feeding Bees Feeding Bees
Feeding Pollen and Substitutes Honeybee Feeder Comparison
Honey Bee Nutrition and Supplemental Feeding Lab Comparison of Various Sugars as Maintenance Food for Caged Honey Bees
Selecting Sugars for Feeding to Honey Bees Supplemental Feeding of Honey Bee Colonies
Winter Feeding with Candy Boards ZipLock Baggie Feeder
   
BEE LABS  
Bee Lab (Baton Rouge) Bee Lab (Beltsville)
Bee Lab (Logan) Bee Lab (Logan)
Bee Lab (Minnesota) Bee Lab (Tucson)
Carl Hayden Bee Research Center Dyce Laboratory for Honey Bee Research
   
SEASONAL BEE MANAGEMENT  
A Beekeeper's Year Beekeeper's Calendar
Beekeeper's Calendar Beekeeper's Year
Beekeeping from Flowers to Harvesting Beekeeping Through the Seasons
Electric Heating of Honey Bee Hives Global Beekeeping Calendar
Preparing for Winter Preparing for Winter
Seasonal Cycle of Activities in Honey Bee Colonies Spring Checklist: Potential Reasons for Colony Loss
Spring Startup Thermology of Wintering Honey Bee Colonies
Winterizing Bees Winterizing Bees: A Checklist
Winterizing Your Top Bar Hive for the Colder Months