If you've watched many period films, or read history, you'll know that sometimes the monarchy gets overthrown. That's true in a bee hive as well. When a queen is failing or nearing the end of her life, the hive will … [Read more...] about The Queens are Amused
One of the things you’ll notice about The BeeKeeper, if you spend much time with him, is that he relishes the feeling of a good day’s work. As a result, he seeks opportunities to put his hands to projects that create … [Read more...] about Busier than His Bees
[I found this in last year's files and decided to add it to the site. Pretend it's August as you read.] Today the BeeKeeper asked me for a “honey do” unique to beekeeping in Texas: Picking stickers, or grass-burrs, off … [Read more...] about You Know You’re Married to a Texas BeeKeeper When . . .