Here I go Again

Here I go Again

Those 5 packages have made a successful transition to 5 small colonies. The first batch of brood is just beginning to hatch. Shrinking colony populations will now begin to stabilize. And then, with the next brood cycle, colonies will begin to expand. Soon, a second deep brood body will be needed. I like to keep small colonies squeezed for space. In my cold, windy climate, […]

High Speed Summary of Life Inside the Beehive

High Speed Summary of Life Inside the Beehive

Another great YouTube video. Thanks AndersHQ. -bwguy

Eric Tourenet

Eric Tourenet

Everything Eric Tourenet does is worth a look. I’ve been a fan of Eric’s  The Bee Photographer website. Now, I’ve just discovered his YouTube Channel. The combination of excellent photography on site sound and the story line creates a great bee focused experience. But there’s more. And that’s how beekeeping can fit into the larger human experience. Here’s a sample: And another focusing on South […]

Larry Garrett’s Natural Bees Site

Larry Garrett’s Natural Bees Site

Larry Garrett has a unique top bar hive that handles supers. Larry once coined it the Franken hive. But it’s now called the Thur hive. The details can be seen on his Natural Bees site. And he works with Warre’ hives as well. Check out that neat Warre bottom board/stand. The Toolbox Larry dropped me a note and sent a photo of his inspection toolbox. […]

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