Monthly Archives: March 2013

Mid-March bee report

Twelve days ago, on the first 60+ day of the year, I inspected three of our hives.  Today, at 63.4 degrees, I convinced Elizabeth to take off work early to examine the remaining two.  The very good news is that … Continue reading

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Checking on the bees

With a high of 61.1º, today was the warmest of the year so far.  Here in the Willamette Valley, where it can reach the upper 50s in midwinter, it can be hard to determine when we actually start turning toward … Continue reading

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