A Weekend of Beekeeping Clubs In Auckland, the team at kiwimana head out to two Beekeeping clubs meetings.
Today myself and Margaret went to a meeting at the Auckland Bee club. Today’s topics were:- Dealing with weak hives Combining hives. Fogging Demonstration I was keen to see the fogging Demonstration. After seeing the Demonstration we are not so sure if that’s for our hives, the bees didn’t seem to like amount of oily[…]Read More
Margaret continues her series of blog posts about what we doing to get ready for the bee season.
Weather in the Waitakere is no good today, some parts of the North Island have flooding and weather warnings. So no Bee inspections today alas, I will go down later on and check all is well in the Bee Land, but its much too wet to open hives.
Today the weather in Auckland wasn’t the best, we did hear there was a cold storm coming from the south. We travelled down to Franklin to attend the monthly bee club meeting. A heavy shower hit the site when we arrived. An omen of things to come. Peter Smith started the meeting with a discussion[…]Read More