Tag Archives: beehives

Bees Relocated With Two Queen Cells – Los Altos Bee Removal

Chris called me last week regarding some bees entering from the side of the chimney. I went for a site check and located the bees, which were behind the chimney. Good thing we were able to go from the inside … Continue reading

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Deer Hollow Farm – Honey Harvest

Since relocating two hives to Deer Hollow Farm we had our first honey harvest from the larger of the two hives. The nectar flow does not seem to be as good in the hills but we still had excess honey … Continue reading

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Small Swarm, Large Queen – Los Altos Bee Swarm Removal

This afternoon we received a call from Caroline of Los Alto regarding a swarm of bees in her front yard. The bees clustered on a hedge and are about two feet from ground level. So my dad and I headed … Continue reading

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Relocating Bees From Compost Bin Again In Palo Alto

Well, last night after dinner we relocated a colony of bees that have moved into another compost bin in Palo Alto. This time it’s a barrel type of compost bin but like all, it’s easy enough to remove the top … Continue reading

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Adopt A Beehive – New Home With Much New Forage

Saturday morning was perfect for a beehive delivery and a quick beekeeping 101 lesson with Ali and Kat. Drove into the hills and not seeing much for the bees to forage on but when I drove up to their house, … Continue reading

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Los Altos Bees With A Silicon Valley View

We spent the entire Saturday working with the honeybees. First stop was delivering a hive to Julia at 9 AM in Los Altos. She’s only about four miles from me and it made the transportation easy, though walking downhill at … Continue reading

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Harvested Some Liquid Gold

Today we harvested some honey. Mostly golden brown color but one medium super had the super dark dark honey that I really like. If you’re looking for some local Los Altos honey we now have some in stock. 🙂

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