Archive for March, 2010


Got word today from my wife that she went to the backyard to put some compost out on the compost pile and saw the bees flying into the hive with full pollen sacks. That’s awesome news as it means that the hives have brood and the queens are laying. Another good sign!


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I just checked on my girls and they’re still going well. I can hear them inside the hives (both of them) and they still appear to have a whole super of uneaten honey on top of the hives! I’m SO relieved…I’ve been dreading the possibilities. Still there are a lot of dead bees out by the entrance of to the hives which is very depressing to see…but the fact that they’re still alive makes me hopeful for the coming year. Right now I’m doing the “happy dance” 🙂

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