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Beekeeping Guide: How to Raise Bees to Produce Honey for Profit

Beekeeping Guide: How to Raise Bees to Produce Honey for Profit

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Beekeeping is not an easy task, however for lovers of this work it can be very comforting to see how a honeycomb grows strong and healthy. Bees are hard-working animals and the product of their work is nothing more and less than one of the most complete foods known (as well as delicious). Beekeeping and bee farming in the Philippines Modern beekeeping (of Apis mellifera) was introduced by the Americans who came to the country. Based on the records this happened in 1913. But varroa mites, minor pests of Apis cerana and Apis dorsata (both indigenous honeybees) wreaked havoc on the hives and apiaries of Apis mellifera (foreign honeybees). Later, some Filipinos and Filipino-Chinese ventured into beekeeping using foreign honeybees, but with little success. So, they raised the indigenou...