Lockdown garden 2

So here we are at it again. Lockdown 2 one week in and the garden and it’s inhabitants have become all important once more. Yesterday was bee feeding day, a patty of fondant to help them ease gently into winter. Although I didn’t take honey from many of the hives the sporadic wet and windy…

Summer of 🐝

Well I intended to post regularly about my Bees 🐝 over the summer but it didn’t go to plan. As usual life changes for better and then for worse constantly and we ride the wave on the surfboard of hope. The bees have been amazing and taught me lots about teamwork and hard work. Thought…

Starting out – it’s a nuc!!

So the waiting was over, I got the call to come and fetch the nuc. I was so excited and nervous at the same time, will it be ok? can I do this? oh my goodness, so much emotion. I set off to the university and met with my new charges. One queen and thousands…