…where did they go ?

…it appears our swarm has swarmed !  yep they left, and not a one stayed !  we aren’t sure what happened and we put it down to three possibilities, maybe not enough food, maybe the queen wasn’t in the hive, maybe the queen died. We’ll have to put this one down to experience…roll-on the next[…]Read More

GOLDIE DAY ONE

Well day one of our Bee Keeping adventure, we purchased a NUC last night from our new friend  Rosemary.  A NUC or nucleus is a small hive with a Queen and a number of drones and worker bees. We placed this in the back of the ute and headed to the hills, when we got[…]Read More