Category Archives: Food for bees

Winter means making difficult bee decisions

Each winter is different, but many times winter means making difficult bee decisions. In a normal year the first frost would have laid its silver tips on the fields six weeks ago, but this fall has been wetter and warmer than … Continue reading

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Do your bees have food and water?

I find it curious that so many people keep bees without paying attention to their need to eat and drink. Nobody would keep a horse or dog without having food and water on hand, yet many beekeepers plunk a box … Continue reading

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