Month: June 2011

So, What Should I Do?

So, What Should I Do?

The fruit tree bloom is over. The Dandelions are about done blooming. The Caragana, Lilac, and Honeysuckle are blooming. And Yellow Sweet Clover blosoms are appearing. Here’s what I’ve seen so far in the way of bees: 4 honeybees 0 mason bees 1 bumblebee more […]

Randy Olivers Sick Bees Conclusion

Randy Olivers Sick Bees Conclusion

The June 2011 edition of the American Bee Journal has Randy Oliver’s final article on Sick Bees. Some important points I’ll quote: “We think of honey bee viruses as being host specific, but in actuality they are rather generic, being able to to infect related […]