Anita Deeley of Beverly Bees

March 28, 2017
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Anita Deeley on Get Your Garden Growing

Take a video tour of our hives with Anita Deeley! Watch Anita Deeley of Beverly Bees demonstrate the inner workings of a honey bee hive to Sandra Lawson of Get Your Garden Growing. This video was recorded by BevCam in … Continue reading

April 2, 2014
by Anita Deeley
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What Are Those White Dots In My Honey Comb?

What are those white dots in my honey comb? When inspecting your hive first thing in the spring after a long cold winter,  you may pull out a frame that looks like the picture below.  It is filled with white … 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

One cup of dead bees from Crocus

January 11, 2013
by Anita Deeley
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Death of a Hive: A Postmortem Analysis

Death of a Hive: A Postmortem Analysis It is with great sadness that I write this post and one of the reasons it has been a while since I have posted last. Of course this was also partly due to … Continue reading

September 25, 2012
by Anita Deeley
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Sam Comfort Inspects A Warre Nuc

Sam Comfort Inspects A Warre Nuc At the Treatment Free Beekeepers Conference, one of the hive styles Sam Comfort from Anarchy Apiaries talked about was the Warre hive.  A Warre hive is a vertical top bar hive. This hive is … Continue reading