I have been keeping bee's for around 20 years. I inherited about 15 hives form my Father-in-law. Over the years I have had up to 100 hives here and in the surrounding area until a few years ago health issues and bears forced me to stop keeping the bees. I really missed them so this year i decided to start back with them in a small way. I picked up a package in Co. and with some purchased Queens I now have 5 strong Nuc's/hives. I am also a Retired Army Officer,
I use the following type of bee hives:
My bee hives are primarily located here (ZIP code):
Hi Dan thank you so much for your response. We have a couple of acres out in Montezuma, and i was hoping to start beekeeping on our property, I was worried that the climate was too cold. Can you give my any additional info.