Tag Archives: Italian honey bees

~Bees, Swarms and Life~

  It’s been so busy around here that I have not been able to make a post.  Posting takes time.  Mostly we’ve been up to planting gardens, rotating the lambs and horses, moving fences, weeding and planting hops, hanging cable for … Continue reading

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~Italian Honey Bee vs. Minnesota Hygienic Bees~

The verdict isn’t quite in yet!  Did our Italian hives do better than our Minnesota Hygienic?  Thus far, it has been hard to tell; two years of totally opposite weather.  Our first year (with just Italians) being ideal with plenty of … Continue reading

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