Beverly Bees

March 5, 2014
by David Sinclair

Snowdrops for Bees!

Snowdrops for Bees! With this cold winter full of arctic winds, polar vortexes and several feet of snow, it seems as if spring will never show it’s glowing face.  It is usually around this time of year, late February and … Continue reading

April 16, 2012
by David Sinclair
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Crocus Hive Check 4-4-12

Hive Check 4-4-12 This is the online version of my hive inspection notes.  More descriptive posts about this hive can be found on the Crocus Hive page. It has been cold over the last week or so. I put the … Continue reading

March 26, 2012
by David Sinclair

Blue Pollen, Honeybees and Siberian Squill

My honeybees are now gathering beautiful blue pollen from Siberian Squill flowers. I first noticed this stunning steel-blue colored pollen during my hive inspection on March 22, 2012.  Honeybee after foraging honeybee was carrying full baskets of bright blue pollen … Continue reading