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Styrofoam beehive bee box at beekeeper Fred Yarnell’s home. This particular box is in the Langstroth model, but the only wood components are the frames inside.
Stan explains how to charge the smoker with pine needles. He states the importance of not over smoking the bees in the hive.
S & F Honey Farm Apiculture presentation participant Enrique looks on as Stan pulls out a queen frame from a bee box that’s designed for the cultivation of queen bees.
Stan inspects a frame, he explains the difference between capped brood, untouched foundation and honey comb
Stan inspects a frame, he explains the difference between capped brood, untouched foundation and honey comb.
Stan holds up a bee frame from one of his hives and talks about the bee activity on the foundation of the frame.
On August 8, 2014, the Raíces Apiculture Initiative took a field trip to S & F Honey Farm in Hillsborough, NJ for a tour, presentation and questions and answer session with beekeeper Stan Wasitowski. Here, Raíces Co-Director Francisco G. Gómez is…