How much time does it take to raise bees each year?

How much time does it take to raise bees each year?

How much time does it take to raise bees each year?

Managing your mason and leafcutter bees does not take that long!

  • 15 minutes to install the bee house and release cocoons

  • Hours watching the bees come and go (not a chore!)

  • 5 minutes to remove and protect nesting materials

  • Harvesting cocoons

  • Spring Mason Bees: 30-60 minutes

  • Summer Leafcutter Bees: 15-30 minutes

  • Winter mason bee checkup: about 2 minutes per month to add water to the HumidiBee

  • 15 minutes to incubate summer leafcutter bee cocoons