Monthly Archives: May 2010
Kathy has been cow-shopping for more than a year, and it didn’t take long to conclude Dexter’s were the right breed for our place. Continue reading
I have a strong opinion the best food for bees is honey or pollen they have collected themselves, and so I am reluctant to feed my bees cane sugar. Continue reading
The last 2 weeks have been cold & rainy, and I’ve been worried about the new package I installed in the top bar hive on April 10th. Continue reading
Here is another winner in our routine–Kefir.
It’s similar to yogurt in flavor, with a little bit different zest to it.
I checked my hives 7 days after making splits into 4 frame nuc hives, and was pleased to see the bees doing what they ought to be doing–making queens. Continue reading
This spring we made a major shift in our approach to gardening, and replaced our front lawn with beds for the garden. Continue reading