July 15, 2017 Today Emma and Meredith came over to extract honey. We were able to borrow equipment from Andy through my neighbor, Bill. We shook the bees off of the frames we wanted to extract. Then took them up to the garage. After scraping off the caps with a hot knife, the frames were… Continue reading Extraction Day
How can it be the end of the honey flow? It's only July.
June 15, 2017 Bee Crazy has no queen!
Odd that they are different.
April 30, 2017 Emma and Kai came over for the two week check. The bees have been busy drawing comb and bringing in honey. The queen has been laying eggs. The second brood box is full enough for me to add a honey super.
to see if all is well.
Early this morning I picked up two nucs from Smokey Mountain Apiary.