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Blest be you bees...!

“Good wax, thy leave. Blest be you bees that make these locks of counsel!”

William Shakespeare, Cymbeline, Act 3, Scene 2


We announce Bee-o-dynamics!

As reported in Harpers Wine and Spirit on April 1st 2014

Bees could help speed up the ageing of wine finds new research

Two of England’s high profile Masters of Wine have announced a radical new method of accelerating the ageing of wine – with the help of a hive of bees. 375 more words

[Passover in the Fridge] Goat Cheese and Roasted Garlic Beehive

I found this recipe through Pinterest on Huffington Post. It makes a beautiful appetizer or snack, and even though mine didn’t come out looking as beautiful, it’s still delicious. 413 more words

Side Dish

Then There Were Five...Again.

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I was able to get me nucs today. A nuc is basically half a brood box. The difference between this and a package of bees, which is what I’ve done in the past, is that you get frames with brood already laid. 387 more words

Checking on a beehive

One of my friends who had moved to the blue mountains had started keeping bees. The swarm had been captured by a ‘mad uncle’, and delivered in the boot of a car by a nervous relative. 504 more words


Shaun is charged with task of encouraging wild flowers

At the March meeting of the Scottish Wildlife Trust in Duns, Shaun Hackett from the Northumberland National Park enlightened and entertained an audience of about 45 with his enthusiasm and knowledge of wild flower meadows and bumble bees. 449 more words