It was time to extract honey again on the weekend and Jack and I had a little help. One of my colleagues has just purchased a hive so he was keen to check out how we rob ours. Cam brought his young daughter, Holly, along for the morning. It brought back some very strong memories Continue reading
The Queen’s Arrived!
There’s been trouble in paradise. The bees have packed their bags and flown the hive. We’re not sure why, but apparently we’re not alone, it’s happening all over the north. Swarming, the official term for heading off in a huff, is reasonably common. It’s where a break away group fly away to set up a Continue reading