Thursday, January 7, 2016

Bees enjoying nice winter weather

1/7/16 44*f, clear, calm
So far it's been a fair weather winter on Long Island. The bees
like it too!



Sunday, January 3, 2016

Home yard in early January

47f, clear, breezy.
Bees flying and collecting a light mustard yellow pollen.
The blue hive to the right, with blue stripe near the top, is a double medium nuc
that has 2 separate colonies living in that one hive for the winter. 


a couple of overwintered individual nuc hives wrapped in
black felt paper for the winter.