Beekeeping Using Skeps

0603181557.jpgThese are my skeps which I am hesitant to use for beekeeping.  My research led me to this very helpful article:  https://www.keepingbackyardbees.com/keeping-bees-in-skeps-my-continuing-journey-in-straw/

If anyone has used skeps in beekeeping, we’d love to hear from you!

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2 thoughts on “Beekeeping Using Skeps

  1. I know where I live, skeps are SUPER illegal. Harvesting the honey destroys the hive, and they’re almost impossible to inspect for disease, so they’re pretty uncommon.
    Having said that, my warre hive works great.

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