The Beekeeper’s Companion Since 1861

Flowers Use Physics to Attract Pollinators


Honey Bee Memories: Another Piece of the Alzheimer’s Puzzle?

Jazz is Music to His Ears, But So Are the Bees

Letters to the Editor – February 2017

The Uncertain Evolution of Social Immunity

The Classroom – February 2017

ABJ The Classroom

U.S. Honey Crops and Markets – February 2017

US Crops and Honey Markets

Unknown Smokers

The first unknown smoker, which I am calling the John Doe smoker. This smoker is made from copper, a soft metal easy to bend, but also delicate and easy to destroy.

Supering Your Colonies for the Honey Flow


Elm (Ulmus americana)

Ulmus Americana