The Cherokee Beekeeper's Association had their monthly meeting last night. We had a pretty good crowd, considering it's summer time and vacations and stuff. The subject was swarm prevention. It was an interesting presentation. It's good to hear the experienced beekeepers give their opinions and thoughts. Some of the members attended the Field Day at Kelley's in KY last weekend. There is a story on the CBA's blog page (link on the right).
After the extraction, I ended up with 14 quarts (and a little bit more) bottled. I didn't have
enough for everyone that asked for it. Luckily, there is another
beekeeper at work that sells his, too. Here's some of the finished
One of the funniest stories I've ever read was on the Beekeepingforms.com. It was about a bee's nest up in a tree. Here's the link. It is definitely worth the time to read!