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Creating a Bee-Friendly Garden

Before you plan your garden this year, brush up on the plight of the honeybee via this great TED Talk by Dr. Marla Spivak of the University of Minnesota. As Dr. Spivak says at the end of the talk, even

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Barn Chores for Spring

  It’s almost Spring! Time to start getting your barn prepared for the warmer weather. Before the birds start chirping, it’s time to swap de-icers for fly masks. Here are a few barn chores for you to consider to make

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Choosing Chicken Breeds

Are you looking to add your first flock of backyard chickens? Maybe you’re just adding a few new birds to your existing flock of layers. Either way, choosing the right breed for your homestead is an important decision for any

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Why a Langstroth hive?

Miller Manufacturing has centralized their line of Little Giant® beekeeping supplies around the Langstroth honeybee hive design. While there other designs for hives in the market, from top bar to native pollinator bee houses, the decision to focus the Little

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Finding the Right Beekeeping Supplier

There are many suppliers out in the market providing beekeeping supplies. So, why – as a retailer – should you choose Little Giant®? Our partnership with our sister company Kelley Beekeeping lends us 90 years of experience in the industry!

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