20+ Can You Have A Beehive In Your Backyard Background. It is named the beehive as it resembles one. A couple of beehives in your neighborhood will benefit area gardens.
The beehive is a symbol of industriousness widely used by the mormons and they included it in the state flag, so the beehive state became the nickname of utah. Your gloves should have a snug fit so that you can feel what you are doing. If you still feel nervous about it, you can always build a fence around your hive(s) to keep the dogs at a safe distance.
You can have a backyard apiary of several hives when you do not have large pieces of land on which to keep bees.
Don't perform a hive inspection during the dead of winter. Whether you have a formal garden, a riotous mass of wildflowers, or a harvest of vegetables and fruits, you won't believe the difference that honeybee pollination can make. Starting a beehive is easy to do and now is a great time to get started. You can be the instigator of a robbing incident and that can have devastating effects on the colony, with lots of bee fatalities.