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Marvellous Monday: Bees, seeds and chickens!

Okay so technically Monday wasn’t necessarily marvellous but Sunday was impressive and consequently Monday is marvellous.

Sunday was Spud day. Planting seed potatoes is a job that, when done, brings tremendous satisfaction and back ache. 370 more words


Hive check March 9, 2014

I checked on all three hives today and they appear to be alive. I took apart hive one and found that the bees had eaten most of the honey. 113 more words


Mid-February Activity at the hives

This past week the temperatures have been in the mid forties. We have noticed the honey bees around the entrances of the hives. They have been cleaning out the dead bees and taking cleansing flights.