Hi folks, It’s your favorite beekeeper again. Today was a beautiful day for honey extraction. I’ve been pulling surplus honey off of the hives for about five weeks now, and it was finally time to download the golden stuff into bottles. My friend Marty Schwartz came by and Marty, my mom and I had a [...]
A hive has appeared in a tree behind the Mothership studio, so while fearless neighbor Ruby looks on, Steve has to get the bees down and into a proper hive. Photos by Rich Pike, except the last one by Rina Bucollo (after Rich got stung and decided he was leaving).
So many people have been asking how my bees are doing. Well, they’re jammin’ in a big way. I think when I left off here, we had 4 hives. We still have 4, but there has been major bee action around here since then. Let me backtrack a bit… You know that Simon and Dave [...]
I’m occasionally asked if I have a hobby. It’s hard to say because as my interests change, so do the toys. I am usually totally absorbed in music too but you’re gonna love this, and this is true. I’ve always loved bees. When I was young (6-8 years old) I was head of the “Bee [...]