Tag: Honeybee

First Hive Inspection Of Squill 5-6-12

First hive inspection reveals Squill is off to a good start! Three weeks after installing his bee package, Brian finally got to inspect his hive Squill.  These bees took a while to warm up to the queen, so Brian was wondering if she was in there and laying or if […]

Beekeeper’s Children Have No Fear

And their fearless nature is something we can all learn from. My first hive opening during my beekeeping class was at a farm with around 20 beehives.  Students and beekeepers alike were there, all decked out in the required beekeeping gear and bee spacesuits.   One by one, we opened […]