Monthly Archives: June 2010

My colonies

At the end of last year I had 3 colonies housed in National hives. Unfortunately due to circumstances of which I am not 100% sure of, severe winter / lack of food / disease, only one of the colonies survived … Continue reading

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Hello and Welcome to the YorkshireBee’s blog / diary

I became a beekeeper almost by accident. My father was interested in beekeeping and my mother organised with the help of a family friend to surprise him with a hive full of bees for one of his birthdays. I can’t … Continue reading

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