Peeked in the hive today; things looking good! Waiting until I get my new supplies before I do a more serious inspection.
Took advantage of the nice day to check on the bees. And I had a visit from THE Queen Bee of DC. She said things are looking great and had some tips for what to do in the next few weeks as spring (HOPEfully) arrives.
The Friends of Beekeepers aren’t just spiritual
buddies, they can help us get (almost) free bees, apiaries, access to cool tools and
certified facilities, and help you avoid trouble
Dyce laboratory for honey bee studies, honey bee research, teaching, and extension, Cornell University, Ithaca NY
After NPR’s staff moved to our new HQ, another busy team got settled on the green roof: honey bees.
I love you, kale…somebody name your baby Kale.
Spiders are so misunderstood!
right??? frankly, house centipedes and silver fish freak me out more. I don’t really mind spiders.a and earwigs! fuck earwigs
lol. But I can co-exist with spiders as long as they keep the mosquitoes at bay!
Queen honeybees mate just once in