About this blog
Follow the trials and tribulations of a down on his luck, kicked to the gutter beekeeper as he tries to take a few (is that more than 2?) nucleus colonies through winter in the hopes of lifting his family out of poverty in spring with the hopes of a bounteous season of pollination contracts, Queen rearing and honey harvesting. Will the bees respond to his caressing words and whispering sweet nothings in the ear of the stubborn queens that resides within the palaces of “5 frame nuc box”. Subscribe today and get regular updates to fill in your long cold winter nights of boredom.