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The pollen of a lily flower

This past Saturday, I decided to check out some lily flowers I had in my house. I took samples of the dusty pollen from the anthers and from the sticky substance on the stigma, shown in the picture below. 180 more words


A new season begins

This week we had a quick look at the hives and unwrapped the winter insulation. Again the hives have survived and done well. Although not the prettiest site in the field, the old tar paper wrap seems to be the best method that works in our area. 142 more words

Honey for the Hive

This little bee was covered in pollen from head to toe (sting?)


Late Flu Season & Pollen

Flu seasons can vary in their timing, severity, and duration from one season to another. This flu season started a little later than it has during the previous three flu seasons. 265 more words