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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Weather Not good in Waitakeres

Well we were unable to open the hives yesterday, as it was raining most of the day. Bee’s are still bearding around Honey 1, even in the rain. They have formed little lines of Bee’s, so we will leave them to it. We have another NUC arriving soon, so we need to buy some new[…]Read More

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