Category: From the Beekeeper

Shivering bees
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Shivering bees

Counting down to 2018 it is turning into a cold winter for the bees. Temperatures are hovering well below freezing. Any standing water is frozen solid.

A couple months back we began to prepare the hives for the chill of …

Fun with Fondant
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Fun with Fondant

Bees need food during the winter. Their own honey may be enough to get them through the winter. But a little insurance in the form of fondant is also a good idea.

Fondant is primarily white sugar with a little …