Oh Hap-BEE day!

What an amazing experience this afternoon! Today I had the pleasure of capturing and hiving my very first swarm of bees!  This couldn't have come at a better time: on last inspection of H1, I had finally succumbed to the notion that they were in fact Queenless, and I was going to have to do another split.  …

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Split – 21 March 2015

My hesitance to post about my bees was simply due to the fact that I didn’t want to jinx the girls before they had a chance.  (My poor Chickens….)  While I have not done an inspection since my split, I feel fairly safe in saying that the split indeed was successful, and I again have …

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