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Posts Tagged ‘honey bees’

Return of the bees!

June 25th, 2010 by Heidi

I was so sure one of us had written about losing the second hive of bees, but I cannot find mention of it so we must not have done. But we did lose the second hive of bees. Although sad it did make moving the hives to our new place a sight easier!


Bee hive activity

March 10th, 2010 by Heidi

The weather has been so beautiful that you can’t help but want to be outside. On the weekend we took a look around the farm, enjoying the warm sunshine, and the greenery starting to show through.


Bees in the winter

February 3rd, 2010 by Steve

Ever wondered what Bees do in the cold winter months?



December 31st, 2009 by Heidi

It has been quite a year for us, it has been our first full year here on our little farm.


Where our bees gather nectar?

August 3rd, 2009 by Steve

We’re interested in knowing where our bees might collect their nectar from so we thought we’d try to work it out.


Mad dogs & Englishmen

August 1st, 2009 by Heidi

Today was a bee hive check up day. Periodically Dave comes out and he and Steve check on the progress of our two hives.


Bee update

June 27th, 2009 by Steve

Today was Bee check day. After leaving our bees to themselves for a little to long previously, we decided to make sure everything was progressing well.


A tale with a sting

June 14th, 2009 by Steve

Today we had a visit from our bee partner Dave. We wanted to check the frames to see how well our new charges were progressing.


We’ve got Hives!

May 24th, 2009 by Heidi

Fortunately I mean of the honey bee type!