We opened the hives today and gave the bees pollen patties as a protein supplement for brood production. Once the flowers start to bloom, they will get their protein naturally from the flowers.

The bees are coming and going from their hive filmed in slow motion.
This is what happens when you leave honey frames in the back of your truck in the summer!
Catching a swarm in one of our bee yards last August.
Bees collecting pollen and nectar from dandelions.

Cleaning and inspecting the hives to get them ready to send out for haskap pollination.

These nucs have had a queen installed and we’ll check them in a few days to make sure the queen was accepted and then they are off to their new home.

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