We are a group of Backyard Beekeepers who research, study, and teach various queen rearing techniques.
We provide Queen bees, Spring Nucs, and hold Workshops on Queen rearing (we do not sell bee supplies).
Wetlands Apiary is located in the Plymouth / Norfolk County area in Massachusetts.
Checking out 6 day old grafts and early spring hive inspections
Teaching each other how to take a sample of honeybees and prepare them to make a microscope slide for analysis of Nosema spores.
Nosema is a late spring killer of bee colonies in northern climates
We all wish him well and hopefully he will be back at Wetlands Apiary inspiring all of us.
Select "More Information..." for further details. We are located in the Brockton, Massachusetts area).
Learn about Queen Bee Rearing, which includes techniques in grafting along with hands-on training in the bee yard
Stay Tuned! In the past, we've had speakers visit to talk about Varroa, Queen Rearing, and other topics.
For those of you who enjoy watching bees, this is a good one.
Advice on keeping your bees calm.
Here are the grafting results from the class of 2021