Photos from the Farm #23

Welcome back! Your teacher brought me your questions! Thank you so much for measuring your papers so that I can scan them easily. I won’t be answering questions this week, I’ll pick some to answer next week. This week I sent a frame for “Farm Friday Show and Tell.” It’s not the kind of frame…

Bees 2014

We lost our bees in late February or early March. Our fault, we didn’t realize we needed to feed them this year. He installed a new hive and Queen on Saturday (4/26). It was cold and rainy so we are hoping all goes well with them. Hubby is planning on feeding the new hive starting…

Bees 2014

We lost our bees in late February or early March. Our fault, we didn’t realize we needed to feed them this year. He installed a new hive and Queen on Saturday (4/26). It was cold and rainy so we are hoping all goes well with them. Hubby is planning on feeding the new hive starting…

Building a Hive

I just saw an excellent post on how to put together a beehive! Check out the post: Beekeeping: Assembling Your Hive and Necessary Gear. Then look at the rest of her blog: Blissfully Content: Living Simply with a Thankful Heart. I love this blog!

New Bees

Hubby ended up loosing about 1/2 our hives over the winter. When he picked up the new bees he found he wasn’t alone in that. Many beekeepers in our area lost at least half of their hives. One man we know lost all of his. And sadly, the paint Hubby ordered didn’t come in, so…

New Bees

Hubby ended up loosing about 1/2 our hives over the winter. When he picked up the new bees he found he wasn’t alone in that. Many beekeepers in our area lost at least half of their hives. One man we know lost all of his. And sadly, the paint Hubby ordered didn’t come in, so…