Tag Archives: Palo Alto Bees

Bees Under The Shed – Palo Alto Bee Removal

Ken called me two weeks ago regarding honey bees that have moved in about a month ago. We scheduled this Saturday for the bee relocation. We arrived right at 9 AM and Ken showed us where the bees were entering … Continue reading

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CoolEatz Hives – Honey Harvest and Hive Update

After delivering and teaching beekeeping 101 to Julia this morning in Los Altos, we head over to Palo Alto to meet the CoolEatz crew and friends to open up the two hives that we set up for them last year. … Continue reading

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Palo Alto Bees – Site Check

Weather warms up after a big June storm and the calls are coming in again for bee removals around here. Received 5 calls today but I had time to swing by one in Palo Alto on my way home and … Continue reading

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Palo Alto Honey Bee Removal – Site Check 3/20/2011

After the Redwood City site check on Sunday we swung by to do another site check in Palo Alto on El Camino. This colony is on the second story of a commercial building and have been there for over one … Continue reading

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Palo Alto Cowper Hive – Slow Growth

On 10/10/10 we inspected the Cowper hive. We rescued a good amount of bees from this removal but it was two colonies and remember they balled and killed the foreign queen. So for about a month the colony was queenless … Continue reading

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We Have a Mated Queen Plus Eggs/Larvae – Cowper Hive Update 9/19/2010

Sunday 9/19/2010 – We inspected the Cowper Hive today and were ecstatic to find the new queen and some eggs and young larvae on one of the combs. The queen is now mated and a virgin no more! She has … Continue reading

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Eggs and Larvae for the Waverley Family – 9/10/2010

The Waverley Family grow in numbers as today we saw the first drawn comb double in size from our last inspection and they now have eggs and larvae, pretty good size larvae too! The larvae sure grows fast because this … Continue reading

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