Honey 1 and Queen rearing take 2 part 3

Well it’s been seven days since we moved the Millar Frame into the centre of Honey 1, so we checked it today to see if the Bees had built any wax on the comb and more importantly laid some new eggs. Glad to report that the frame had been drawn out and some new eggs[…]Read More

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Giving Queen Rearing a Go!!!

Today we started our Queen Rearing experiment, we are going to follow the Millar method which seems the easier one to try for backyard Bee-keepers like ourselves. We have decided to use Honey 1, the Queen is the best tempered and Honey 1 is currently our only hive. So the choices were not great. The[…]Read More

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