August 29, 2011
by Anita Deeley
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Bees On A Roof In A Hurricane

Bees On A Roof In A Hurricane And weathering the storm just fine. The girls were out flying in the storm, surfing the wind and dodging the rain.  The oncoming hurricane didn’t seem to bother them at all. That’s no … Continue reading

July 15, 2011
by Anita Deeley
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Inspecting The Two Queen Hive System

And the flight of the bumble bee. Inspecting the hive in a two queen system is a bit complicated.  It is similar to opening two beehives at the same time and leaving them both open while you work.  It takes … Continue reading

June 16, 2011
by Anita Deeley
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Hello, Peeping Tom Neighbors! Yes, It Is Just Me In That Spacesuit.

One of the biggest hurdles with semi-urban beekeeping is dealing with your neighbors. When you tell people you are a beekeeper they will usually respond in one of two ways – “That is so cool, how did you get into … Continue reading