Monthly Archives: January 2012

Apocephalus borealis – Collecting Samples

This Apocephalus borealis, parasitic flies study recently released has caused a storm throughout the beekeeping world. Currently there are a lot of questions regarding these flies turning honey bees into zombies and little to no answers. I know a few … Continue reading

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Deadly parasite turns Bay Area honeybees into zombie slaves

In the Mercury News today… “Deadly parasite turns Bay Area honeybees into zombie slaves” San Francisco biologists have made a macabre discovery that might help explain the mysterious crash of honeybee populations: parasites that turn bees into zombies. Infected bees … Continue reading

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Pure Beeswax Candles by Lea

About a month ago Lea of Mountain View contacted me regarding getting some bees for her yard. We met on-site to check out the large backyard for potential hive locations, and she also wanted some pure beeswax to make some … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year!

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