Monthly Archives: November 2013

current buzz

  last few weeks have learned a whole bunch about bee behavior.  Have found out why there are so many dead bees on the landing platform and why the bees are swarming out of the hive. as you can see, … Continue reading

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FINISHED

What started as this is now THIS!  – other than a little too much in the upper arm, its pretty good, even if I do say so myself.  From the shrug with neck opening, picked up stitches around for the … Continue reading

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onions and garlic

Today was the day to plant garlic and onions.   Planted some of the Sisiskyou puple (on the left), some of the Persian Star (on the right) and some of Helen’s Garlic.  helen is a neighbor who gave me two heads … Continue reading

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maize

  There is a variety of Hopi Blue corn that local gardeners have been sharing. Critters kept getting my sprouts as they started, so my corn was few and far between.   As the silk turned brown and leaves did too, … Continue reading

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question & selfie

  This is me in my makeshift bee protection get up.  It occurred to me yesterday that I may need to move the false back on my hive up to close up the space in the hive to what the … Continue reading

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