This is the Twenty third Episode of our Beekeeping Podcast, This week we are talking about Monsanto, Apistan and famous beekeepers.
We got some new supplies yesterday and today we set up some new NUCs. We checked out the frame that we put into Honey 1 the other day. The bees had expanded the comb and the Queen (which we saw today) had laid some eggs near the edge. I trimmed the comb back to eggs[…]Read More
In this podcast we talk to Sam Read from Plant and food about her study of Chelifers (Pseudoscorpions)
Quick Varroa Count to see if we need to treat. Honey 1 Tray placed 5 Feb 2011 19:20 (0 mites) Tray Checked 8 Feb 2011 19:10 (38 mites) =38/72 (Hours) = 0.53 per hour or 38/3 = 12 mites per day Spotted a Pseudoscorpion on the inspection tray. Which is always a good sign as[…]Read More