This week we are talking about Beekeeping Gloves and will Banning neonicotinoids lead to more pesticide use? And “What is a Weta ??”
Auckland Council are reviewing their bylaws and Margaret makes submission which appeared to bee well-received.
Seed bombs can simplify the task of filling any empty space with flowers. This post tells you how to make seed bombs and more.
The fourteenth podcast from the the team at kiwimana. This week we are talking about the Whangarei bee club, cats and how bees control unruly kids.
A story about how Blue Gloves can give you some nice looking Elephant hands and our visit to the Franklin Bee Club. If you are considering getting Blue Gloves for beekeeping then read this story.
I did a full inspection of the new merged hive today and all looked great, did spot a varroa mite on the back of one of the workers. So will have to treat for them when the supers are all off. As described last week, the hive has three brood boxes and a super on […]
Decided to not use my huge gloves today, to see what it would be like. Got stung as the Bee’s seem very aggressive today for some reason. Maybe it was the windy weather, it was bright and sunny but quite windy. But calm down by the hives. Checked the new Brood Box and it was […]