June

This can be another especially busy month. Watch out – many colonies can still be primed for swarming when we get a few warm days. Read more

May

May is always a busy month! A spell of warmer weather may well result in colonies looking to swarm. Read more

April

Evenings are getting longer and another season is underway, but the weather can be very variable this month. Read more

March

Losses can be high this month. Stores can become depleted if left unchecked. Winter bees are increasingly dying off now and are, hopefully, being replaced. Read more

February

Not a lot has changed since January except that the queen is likely to be laying again now. The brood area can be small although this can vary with the harshness of the winter and your location. Read more

January

Leave alone, pests & diseases, equipment & maintenance, feeding, snow, reading and events. Read more