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season with bees 2021

quick recap of 2021. i am closing out the summer with 6 hives, 5 on the farm and 1 in my backyard. i harvested from 3, with 9 gallons or 90 pounds.  management-wise, i call this year a success. although i had two colonies struggle with queens and i couldn’t…

First Hive Inspection 2021

I get a package every year to stay in tune with my students. This year, I installed a 3 pound package on a chilly, windy day. It came with a queen that was placed with the package for 48 hours, meaning that I could direct release her (as opposed to…

Telling the Bees

My paternal grandmother married into a culturally Dutch family with a Scottish name (Campbell). There seems to be a Celtic (the shared language of Scots) tradition called “Telling the Bees,” in which every hive is informed of a keeper’s major life event (deaths and marriages). I have found paintings and…