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New season coming for bees

I get frequent questions about what the bees do in winter. Honey bees don’t hibernate. They eat. They move around. They form a cluster that gets tighter with colder temperatures and looser with warmer temperatures. The queen is at the … Continue reading

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My backyard bees are in this tiny house

I thought I’d share the view from my dining room window — bird at the feeder, bird bath sitting nicely, and the observation hive situated just so. I feel satisfied when I look out there. I have two shallow and two … Continue reading

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