Archive for January, 2012

Jan 17 2012

Winter check part 2

The wind was whipping at 30mph today, about 21 degrees and we’re waiting for snow. I looked out and saw that the duct tape that we put around the new honey box on top of the hive had come off. It’s too cold for duct tape to stick. Lesson Learned: Don’t use duct tape on […]

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Jan 16 2012

winter check

I noticed the little dead bodies have been piling up again. They are pressed against the inside of the wire screen across the door and in the 2 inch gap that’s open there is a little trail of dead bodies – a couple right in the door, 3 out on the front porch, the rest […]

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