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 About that “Back-To-School” thing…

About that “Back-To-School” thing…

Posted by Christy Hemenway on Sep 27th 2017

Every year, watching the seasonal ebb and flow of beekeeping fascinates me. In spring, it’s bees and startup equipment. In summer, it’s second hives for swarm surprises, and real-world, hands-on le … read more
The heartbreak of absconding...

The heartbreak of absconding...

Posted by Christy Hemenway on Sep 8th 2017

It's hard to describe the jarring sensation of having your bees abscond.  Whether they abscond right after you hive a package, or later on in the season - arriving at what used to be a thrivin … read more
Kindness

Kindness

Posted by Christy Hemenway on Jul 1st 2017

Greetings, Beekeepers…As the owner of a 10-year-old beekeeping business, it makes me sad to lose a resource like Bee Thinking. It’s a sad thing for the owner(s), it’s sad for the employees, and it’s … read more
Year Two in your Top Bar Hive – What if your bees lived?

Year Two in your Top Bar Hive – What if your bees lived?

Posted by Christy Hemenway on May 2nd 2017

Year Two in your Top Bar Hive – What if your bees lived? May is upon us; the worry of losing your bees to the cruel vagaries of April is receding; it’s finally (finally!) going to be spring.Trees are … read more

RE-CALIBRATING THE BEE-ATTITUDES… (Part One)

Posted by Christy Hemenway on May 2nd 2017

There’s an interesting phenomenon that seems to occur in the beekeeping world… maybe you’ve noticed it too. We call it The Theory of Immutable Truths. It’s the theory that says that any statement th … read more

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