Our bees have been busy taking advantage of end of season blooms – including the Eucalyptus flowers and the nasturtiums
So a few days ago was a chance to see what they were up to at home
Both colonies seemed pretty happy and healthy
This one was a bit short on stores so we filled up the rapid feeder.
had better supplies
Time to remove the queen excluders
This one was a bit stuck down but we got it off eventually
So far the wasps have not been the threat they were a couple of years ago when they wiped out one colony.
Here’s to a cosy and well fed winter