We’ve tried to have a gigantic garden for the last few years. For one reason or another, it just didn’t produce a whole lot. One thing that is an issue is overcrowding. So we are going for fewer plants.
We are finally two weeks past our second vaccine. And boy did we take advantage!
Fed the bees today. They made it through the cold snap.
Our apple trees are in bloom and the bees are loving it!
Over the weekend we had warm weather if windy. So on Saturday, I did some gardening. Planted some stuff, weeded others. All in all lovely.
We started 12 eggs on the 19th. The incubator is starting to fail a bit, so it may be a laggy hatch. Our external thermometer reads about 34 instead of 37, and the incubator is up to its highest temp. May be our last… Continue Reading “Chicklets: TNG”
We started excavation for the bee yard. We started by having five tons of rock delivered. Surprisingly unimpressive.
So, today seemed like real spring for the first time (did I just jinx it?). I’m getting more mobile every day. I hope to be out of my boot on the 18th, almost five months after my initial break. I went on a few… Continue Reading “A Promise of Spring”
So that didn’t work… It started well, but as of today, this is all I have.
So this latest cold snap took our last hive. So we have an opportunity to start over and plan how we set up our bee yard knowing what we know now.