Monthly Archive: July 2014

Jul 16

Season over view mid July

It’s been a good season here for me. In all honesty it’s probably been the best season I have ever had.    Started some 18 nucs and all the queens were mated with in 10 days!. Bred up some more queens as spares and they mated successfully too. I ran some drone comb to help …

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Jul 11

The Lime ends for me.

Had a wonderful flow off lime this season which has just ended. My breeder colony on a double National poly broodbox has produced some 6 supers of comb honey from it. Quiet bees, obviously productive, and not a sign of swarming all season. I am grafting from them with a view to splitting my remaining …

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