Category Archives: Cupertino

Cupertino Krzich Hive – Thought Queenless, Swarm Cells, and a Virgin Queen

4/10/2011 – We inspected the Cupertino Krzich hive two weekends ago when it threw off a small swarm, which we hives but didn’t catch the queen and it flew off the next day. We opened the hive and didn’t find … Continue reading

Posted in Cupertino, Honey Bees, Los Altos, Swarms | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cupertino Swarm Removal – Bees on Roof Top – 3/30/2011

Yesterday, 3/30,2011, got a late call yesterday about a small small swarm of bees on the roof top. Actually it was small if you look at the swarm from the outside but it seems many bees were hidden. They took … Continue reading

Posted in Bee Removal, Cupertino, Honey Bees, Swarms | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Cupertino Krzich Queen & Added a Box Underneath

The Cupertino Krzich colony was hived January 27th, 2011 and today was the second time we’ve inspected the hive. The first was just to check to see if the bees made a new emergency queen but we found the queen … Continue reading

Posted in Cupertino, Honey, Honey Bees, Los Altos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

March Madness For the Bees

March madness for honey bees? What? It’s March 1st today… so what does that mean to the honey bees in our area. Well, in the past few years the weather wasn’t as unstable like this year so March meant the … Continue reading

Posted in Cupertino, Honey, Honey Bees, Los Altos, Misc, Mountain View, Palo Alto, Swarms | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cupertino Krzich Hive Battled the Cold

Well, it didn’t snow here on Friday and Saturday night but we did wake up to white frost covering everything. I’ve built a roof above the Cupertino Krzich colony and also put an empty super above the top cover to … Continue reading

Posted in Cupertino, Honey Bees | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment