It’s the end of January and not a time I’d be bothering with the bees all snuggled up and keeping warm over winter normally. This year though is different. The mild winter and the spells of warm temperatures have tricked the bees into thinking that there is no winter. They have still been out and […]
Well it seems that I have just acquired some ducks for fathers day. Whoo Hoo kids.
Here are the two new ducks facing up to the bantams in their new run. Had to put chicken wire along the bottom as their first action was to make a run for it straight through the run […]
Just spent some time in the garden catching up with some chores. Planted the usual stuff, cleaned out the chickens and reset the traps.
The traps were necessary as a fox came in a few nights ago and terminated my two best layers plus mummy chicken. Didn’t even take them off to eat them […]
The weather has started to warm up and the bees are starting to get out about daily instead of being trapped inside the hives. It is now time for me to check on them after the winter.
As you know I have two hives and with the amount of bees entering and exiting it looks […]