Tag Archives: spring

Time To Check The Hives

I’m in Hong Kong right now but looks like this week will be warm again. It’s time to inspect the hives and add a box if needed or remove some honey from the larger hives if you left a super … Continue reading

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Manor Hive Adopted – Alexander Valley Vineyards

February is just around the corner. Temperatures are warming up to the 60’s creating a big buzz around the hives with the bees bringing in nectar and much pollen, the start of building up the colony for the flow. Not … Continue reading

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The Goats And The Bees

This wonderfully warm (actually hot, 77F) afternoon I had the pleasure on helping a new beekeeper do quick inspections on the three hives she adopted from me in 2011. While I was there I got a nice treat as one … Continue reading

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Mustard Field of Flowers

Spring came early this year?!? Just drove by Los Altos library and saw a field of blooming mustard flowers. Usually I notice them around March or April, it’s only January.

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