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Livestock Guard Dogs and Honeybees

Brookfield Farm’s use of livestock guard dogs to allow our bees to share the wilderness with all wildlife. Continue reading

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Beehive Mouse Guards

Pictures and description of the beehive mouse guards that are made and used at Brookfield Farm, Maple Falls, Washington. The mouse guards help keep deer mice out of the hives. Continue reading

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Preparing Honeybees for Winter

How to make beehives ready for winter at Brookfield Farm, Washington. Including: Winter honey stores; Mouse Guards; Supplemental Feeding, and Winter Wrapping.

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