The busiest bees have the most leisure


My helper G looking at the queen cups between the boxes of Mars.

This post was meant to appear a couple weeks ago with a short summary of my spring preparations. I’ve been crazy busy of late, and given that the advent of spring has taken a recess, I figure a summary of my beekeeping status will suffice.

Here I’ll just give an update on our existing¬†hives. I’ve done some work getting the hives ready,¬†and will save this for another post. Continue reading