Monthly Archives: March 2017

The Chores of Beekeeping – Cleaning out dead hives

Beekeeping is definitely a very enjoyable and rewarding hobby but there are chores that must be done every spring. This winter was definitely one of the worse for my hives, losing about 65% of my hives, many still with over … Continue reading


Adopted Bees in Los Altos Hills

Los Altos Hills family adopted two healthy hives and today I stopped by for a beekeeping 101 lesson. Here is Gabriel holding a frame full of honey. 

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Bee Swarm March Madness is Here

Bee swarm March madness is here. Got another swarm in Los Altos today. Thanks Matt for calling us to save our local honey bees!

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Los Altos Bee Swarm

Caught a swarm today in Los Altos about 15 feet up. Clipped off the branch, shook the bees into a medium box, and caught the queen.

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