for the Pollinator exhibit in Prince George
3 months, 1 week ago
Besaw's Bee Sauce
We did the spring inspection before picking up our new girls today. I knew they were active, but I was pleasantly surprised at how well they were doing. 180 more words
5 months, 2 weeks ago
I spent yesterday afternoon burning my bee hives. That’s not a sentence a beekeeper would ever want to say. It’s not something I have ever had to do in my previous 10+ years of beekeeping. 619 more words
5 months, 3 weeks ago
This is a pricey hobby. $3,152.63 has been spent on beekeeping supplies since 2014, and we’ve only made about $220 selling honey.
The summer of 2016 began with 4 strong hives. 174 more words
They tell me this is normal but wow, that’s a lot of dead bees in front of the hive. Apparently all of the drones get kicked out…as useless resource consumers in the winter! 81 more words
8 months ago
Bad Beekeeping Blog
I’m continuing with the series of questions which I overheard at a bee meeting a few days ago. Today, it’s dead brood.
Here are those questions: 876 more words
12 months ago