The Birds and The Bees

We also raise honeybees, ducks and chickens!

 

Last fall our bees absconded. We were so discouraged and entirely too busy this spring to start with a new package. Fortunately, we have good beekeeping friends in Jim and Tracey Young and this summer they caught a swarm and generously donated it to us! The following video was taken a week after we installed them. We were looking for brood, but luckily found the queen also!

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The bees were too aggressive this afternoon, so we took sweaty selfies instead! #beesuitsbeehot #ohbother
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The hubs checking in on the girls!
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3 new additions to the duck pond!
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Going to roost at sunset!

 

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