Fortunately this winter (2016) has been much wetter, thus more snow in the mountains. We will be happy about that this coming summer. The honeybees have had a few days of flight lately. They have been able to bring in some pollen. This will help stimulate the queen to lay more eggs as she now […]
There was an informative webinar mid-January from Bee Culture Magazine [“The Kim and Jim Show”] that was all about packages. You can still view the one-hour broadcast at Bee Culture webpage www.beeculture.org Look for it filed under events. Kim and Jim discussed only packages but their comments would generally apply to nucs, although with a […]
WVBA’s honey extracting equipment is ready to be loaned out. The Association has a 6-frame radial hand crank extractor, electric heated knife, cappings tub, sieves, and etc. For the time being, call Rich Farrier at 541-327-2673. There is an agreement form to sign. Thanks.