Saturday, February 24, 2018

Pollen

Bees returning with the first pollen of the season Feb 24th.
 Orange pollen is from Grey Alder.


  

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Flying in February

A warm February 20th afternoon after the fog burned off. Pollen feeders
are out and full, put up 2 weeks ago. Compensating for the poor fall season of  '17
some quality forage is just what the bees know they need for
healthy spring brood in '18.