Thursday, October 30, 2014

October Hive View

It's getting cooler and the leaves are starting to fall. Time to get all the hives ready for winter. 10/25/14

Sunday, October 26, 2014



Surrounded by fields of Buckwheat.


Sunday, October 12, 2014

Fall 2014. SHD1 Yard

10/12/2014, 63 degrees F, calm, sunny. Bees bringing in lemon yellow, bright orange, white and mustard yellow colored pollen. Fall wildflowers are waning with aster, some goldenrod and chicory to be all that's left. Maybe some groundsel and knotweed in selected spots also. Time to begin getting the bees ready for winter and pull the propolis traps off.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Late Summer and Spring

 Tom's Late Summer Wildflower Honey next to Tom's Spring Honey on the shelf at The Clipper Ship Tea Company.

Look for our new label (on left) soon to be on all of our products.