Robbers and Marauders | Promised Land Honey

by Noel Miller

If you’re going to keep bees, then be prepared for robbers and marauders. There are any  number of different creatures in nature that want either the shelter of the beehive or the food inside the beehive. Some of them may even want the bees. I’ve already been dealing with three potential issues: ants, wasps, and some kind of decent size critter. The ants are, at this point, attracted to the sugar water I’m feeding the bees.  A top bar hive may be more susceptible to an ant infestation because of where the s

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