Archive for October, 2013

Oct 22 2013

wonderful weather for the girls

The last several days have been very cold at night, in the low 30’s; the mornings are frosty and chilly; the evenings have a bit in the air. But around 11am – 5pm the weather has been in the high 50’s and low 60’s. All day is sunny and there isn’t any wind. So the […]

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Oct 13 2013

pollen still coming in and girls are active

It’s a beautiful fall day today, very sunny, cloudless blue sky, 52 degrees with a crisp chill bite in the air, barely any wind. And the girls are out just having a great time, shooting and sparkling into the sky, flying all around the yard and over the neighborhood, all over the asters and the […]

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Oct 07 2013

looking at the girls

I couldn’t do an inspection on Saturday or Sunday and it was 56 and very sunny out today about noon so I decided to go out and look at the girls. They were flying about pretty well. It was a little breezy, but they were still flying and I saw them all over the asters, […]

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Oct 03 2013

nice day and the girls are out

It’s 59 degrees out and very sunny. The girls are out and about and kind of frenzied around the hives. They’re just moving in and out of the hive really fast. Twirling out of the hive, up and up in a fast spiral pattern, then zipping out over the yard. And coming in they’re just […]

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Oct 03 2013

Pulled the feeders

Yesterday it was pretty cold, overcast and a little rainy throughout the day. But it got down to 39 the night before and it’s supposed to get down to 34 tonight, so I decided I really needed to pull the feeders, since you really shouldn’t leave them on when it’s freezing. Besides, I need to […]

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