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2016 A Year To Forget

I’m back. I have been away from the blog world for a while. 2016 was not a good year personally or bee-wise. At the moment it is snowing, so not a lot to talk about regarding the bees.     … Continue reading

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Bee Year 2015 Overview – Brookfield Farm

The Brookfield Farm Bees And Honey blog went quiet for a while – ok, for quite a while. But it’s back.   Bee work, honey work, festivals, Farmers Markets, a bit of fun in the backcountry and some rather massive family … Continue reading

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Making and Moving Bee Hive Splits

How I make and move overnight bee hive splits (aka artificial swarms) Continue reading

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Oyster Mushrooms Emerge

Oyster Mushrooms emerge from alder snags in the Brookfield Farm forest. Lovely and delicious. Continue reading

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Water For Bees & Successful Queen Breeding

Three ways to give honey bees water. Continue reading

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First Flight:

an intro to our off-grid apiary near Mount Baker Washington Continue reading

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