Author Archives: Janet Eklund

About Janet Eklund

Secretary, Kearsarge Beekeepers Association

Bee packages

This year we decided to have our packages delivered on March 25.  Others mentioned at the KBA meeting last Saturday, theirs were arriving late April and early May.  Our first year beekeeping in 2009, we installed our packages the first … Continue reading

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Pollen patties

Tom and I put two pollen patties on our hive on Sunday when it was sunny and 50 degrees.  The bee girls were flying!  Even though spring is next week,  now was definitely the time to do it.  The hive … Continue reading

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