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Poor pussy

The bees have nearly stripped all the pollen from this pussy willow in a single day. You go girls. Advertisements

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Belated Bees

Well, it has been several days since moving the hive. Although it was only 1/4 mile no bees ended up back at the old hive location. I haven’t been able to check on them during the week because of work … Continue reading

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Little Bow Beek

Well.. after all that worry not a single bee went back to the wrong box. They clearly have a much better sense of direction than me, but then so does my 4 year old.

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August Cottage Apiary is dead.. Long live August Cottage Apiary

Well.. the deed is done. Last night I masking taped up the hive entrance. Removed the roof (to try and make it a little lighter), and along with a helper carried the hive the 300yds or so across the field … Continue reading

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Bait Hives and Hope for the future

Well this month I am going to be concentrating mostly on trying to get myself some more bees. I checked on my current colony and the weekend and they are flying and bringing on pollen. That is a very good … Continue reading

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