Category Archives: Misc

Winter Solstice With Rain, Wind, and Cold

Friday, today is the Winter solstice, the shortest day of the year, the turning point… well, after some more nasty stuff coming our way. Cold, wet, and windy.

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Cooooold!

Wow, it was freezing cold last night. Woke up to a pretty thick layer of frost.

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2012 November Frost

This is just for my own records. 🙂 Has been chilly. Nights dropped into the 30s. First frost Sunday morning.

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Rain – First Good Storm?

Rain is here! Will this be our first good storm of the season? I harvested my last excess honey on Saturday and covered all my hives today in prep for the rain.

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Rain Is Coming! Cover Your Hives

Forecast for Mon and Tues is 30% chance of showers. This weekend would be a good time to put that roof on top of the hive to keep it from getting wet.

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September Is Here – Time For Fall and Winter Preparations

It’s already September and today we received a few drops of rain for a forecasted 20% chance of thunderstorms. It’s that time of the year and we must start preparing our hives for the cold and wet season. End of … Continue reading

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Mating Flight Caught On Video

Found this online. Someone in Russia captured a queen mating flight on video! Check it out.

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