February 14, 2014
by Anita Deeley
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Opt Out Of Mosquito Spraying in MA

Opt Out of Mosquito Spraying Before March 1st Now is the time to exempt your property from Mosquito Spraying done by the state of Massachusetts for the current year. If you have bees, organic gardens or just don’t want your … Continue reading

June 28, 2013
by Anita Deeley
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Inspecting Commercial Bees on Cranberries

Inspecting Commercial Bees on Cranberries I can make the big announcement because now it’s official!  I have been hired by the state of Massachusetts to be the Bee Inspector for Essex County.   This job will be fascinating as I … Continue reading

Pollen cells filled with eggs from laying worker bees.

April 8, 2013
by Anita Deeley
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Laying Workers In Package Bees?

Laying Workers in Package Bees? Yes, it happened. But it shouldn’t. Upon inspecting one of my newly installed packages last week to check for eggs,  I came across this lovely sight – not one, not two, but multiple eggs per … Continue reading

A Honeybee on a Dandelion.

February 16, 2013
by Anita Deeley
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Local Bee Lovers – Host A Hive In Your Own Backyard!!

Local Bee Lovers – Host A Hive In Your Own Backyard!! Curious about what it’s like to keep bees but lack the expertise, equipment or time?  Now you can host a honeybee hive for us instead. Hive hosting is easy … Continue reading