September 2023 Presidential Minute

September 2023 Presidential Minute

The weather is turning cooler as I write this. I hope that your harvest is going well. Mine was not a record breaker but still very strong. I was interested to see how varied my mite counts were in the same bee yard with some hives with tons and others with none. Back...
President’s Update: June 2023

President’s Update: June 2023

Man, we could use some rain. The nectar flow is on and my girls are really filing all of my supers. Despite my best effort, some hives are still swarming. One was right in front of me. Sounded like a plane with all the bees in the area. One swarm I was able to capture...
President’s Update: April 2023

President’s Update: April 2023

As I write this we are on spring break in southern Indiana. We are on our cave exploration tour. It is truly amazing to see how just 4 hours south, how different the weather is. The red buds are out and there are tons of dandelions. When we walk in the woods, I half...