Hive Talking

Random jottings from the wide world of bees...

Off to the heather

Submitted by tom on Tue, 08/16/2016 - 15:41
Well loaded
A well loaded bee returns from Eyam Moor

It is no secret that our bees have had a fairly poor summer. But last week we moved them to the edge of Eyam Moor (on private land) where they are now thriving. They are not yet at the stage where we can take anything off them.

Hive down!

Submitted by tom on Fri, 07/22/2016 - 10:27
Milk and Honey
It isn't always a land of milk and honey

It's hard to write about failure sometimes – but it is entirely necessary. Out hives have had a difficult time this spring as the weather has been so patchy.