Experiments in Photoshop

Winter                      New Garden Planning Moon Sure enough.  Order forms for the 2012 bees came in the mail today.  Order will go out tomorrow.                     Went to my first session of Photoshop I tonight.  Champlain High School. […]

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Bee Diary March 26, 2011

Spring                                               Waning Bloodroot Moon All three colonies are dead.  I rechecked them last weekend.  I have ordered three packages of bees, the larger 3 pounds boxes, that will arrive in early April, perhaps April 9th.  Hiving the new packages takes place as soon as possible after I pick up the bees from Nature’s Nectary outside […]

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Getting Things Ready

Beltane                                       Waning Flower Moon After checking the parent colony with the queen excluder in, I found larvae in the top hive box.  That’s evidence of the queen.  That meant I shifted the middle hive box over to the new foundation and bottom board.  A syrup feeder pail went on top of the new, child colony.  […]

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