Local flooding has has caused delays in nectar flows…
There are three ways to straw bale garden…
A Beekeeper can literally start with a hand saw and hammer and turn it into the American Dream.
I went back to the doctor and now have a perfectly functioning thyroid.
Do you have a list? If you are like me, there is so much that needs to be done, that when anything comes up, I just say, “put it on the list.”
A week later, same thing – this time there were less beetles and no beetle larva.
…total of 15 cuts per side – that’s 4,500 cuts and took about 7 hours.
Buying deep plastic frames cost about $3.00 or so, while building wooden frames myself cost about $0.55
My family is being torn apart and there is nothing I can do to stop it.
There is one foolproof way to kill beetles…
I’d Murder Puppies For A Klondike Bar.
GAINS: 2 Rabbits and 5 more Hives LOSES: 1 Lazy Goose and 14.8lbs
In the first week I’ve lost 14.8 pounds… and all my friends!
5 minutes very well may have saved the hive.
It’s hard to tell if the red whelp on my cheek came from the bee stinging me on the nose or from me punching that bee with my fist like it was a grown man.
2×4’s cost less than $3.00, while 1×4’s cost closer to $4.50 – 50% of the wood at 150% the cost. So here is how I used 2×4’s on my hive lids and bottoms:
I have owned this book since 2014 and I listen to it every year before the beekeeping season starts. Alex Norton’s Scottish brogue has become the theme music of my beekeeping journey.
The first time it happened, I was driving home at 10:00pm from teaching a night class on blueprint reading, when I suddenly thought I was on the wrong highway.
I ran a search for adversity quotes and found a long list of people who think work is the same thing as adversity. That’s when I realized I was behaving like a little bitch.
With a proper jig, a skill-saw can be the safest and easiest way to cut plywood down to size.