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Communication between beekeepers and producers helps both sides

In Delta Farm Press

Hear some buzzing in your walls? See a few too many bees crawling around your eaves? The Bartlett Bee Whisperer is only a call away.

“My main business is running a honeybee rescue service,” says David Glover, the Memphis-based beekeeper. “That’s removing honey bees that have moved into people’s homes. I’ll come in and remove the bees, the wax, and the honeycomb. I typically box them up and move them to farms. Other times, I’ll find beekeepers in the Memphis area –we have good folks that have anywhere from two to 2,000 hives — that need replacements for bees they’ve lost throughout the year.”

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