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Bees in the News

The Puget Sound Beekeeper Association’s newsletter compiled a list of reports of bees in the news and on TV…found them very interesting. Check them out! Bees in the NewsPBS, Nature Series, Silence of the BeesOn October 28th, Nature premiered an […]


Bee Movie | Official Site

Bee Movie Official Site Mark your calendar’s for Nov 2ndBee Movie is released on this day in the U.S. I can’t wait!!!


Play, Spirit, and Character | SoundSeen: Animals at Play with Stuart Brown and Norbert Rosing [Speaking of Faith® from American Public Media]

Play, Spirit, and Character SoundSeen: Animals at Play with Stuart Brown and Norbert Rosing [Speaking of Faith® from American Public Media] This isn’t specific to bees, but thought it an interesting peek into nature.


Extraction complete!

On Sunday, I went over to Tim’s to extract my honey- he’d prepared his garage to process his, mine and a couple more folk’s honey. THere was an official honey shoe area and a regular shoe area. The Extractor was […]


Extraction preparations

Got the call from Tim last night since he is coordinating the extraction machine for getting the honey out of several people’s frames. He said likely this weekend or early next week it will happen. He said to wear old […]


Bee sure to vote!

I need to name my honey…be sure to vote on a name by clicking your choice!See window on right side of this page to vote.


Technology Review: Is a Virus Behind the Honeybee Plague?

Technology Review: Is a Virus Behind the Honeybee Plague?


Virus becomes new suspect in bee die-off – Science – MSNBC.com

Virus becomes new suspect in bee die-off – Science – MSNBC.com


60 lbs!

on Saturday, Tim and I visited my hives with the intention of “pulling” some honey, meaning, we would remove any frames that had capped honey. I was glad for this as the hive was getting a bit too tall for […]


hive update

My last check was on wed 8/15…I added another box to the good hive, bringing it to 6 boxes high. I officially need a ladder now to tend to this hive as the hive stand is about 12 inches off […]