And In A Stunning Turn Of Events

The weather was clear enough for me to check the hives at my lunch hour, so I went home and did that, entirely forgetting about, well, lunch.

What absorbed my attention instead was opening my hives for the first time, and seeing what’s been going on inside.

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Always Check The Forecast

Obvious. OBVIOUS. However.

While I am generally an excellent planner, I seem to have forgotten a very basic thing: bees aren’t just beholden to my, and their own, schedules. There’s the bloom, of course, and the weather.

I woke up this morning to the sound’s of last night’s rainstorm still going on, and immediately grabbed my phone to check the forecast for today. The forecast, in fact, for the next few days:


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