Blunders, Gleanings & Goofs
Miscellaneous tips on beekeeping moderated by Scott Wilson.
Scott describes himself as a "sideliner" in the beekeeping world. He is a Certified Beekeeper through the Vermont Beekeepers Association for which he serves as a board member and recording secretary, and life member of the Eastern Apiculture Society. He and his wife Valarie own Heavenly Honey Apiary in Monkton.
- Published on November 18, 2013
" Earlier this year I went to check if a caged queen installed into a nuc made from a weaker hive had released....”hmmm” I said as I lifted the inner cover.....where is the queen cage? Turns out I installed the queen into the wrong nuc, but in to one of course that had a queen". The newly released queen was nowhere to be found. This is what happens when I'm rushed, hot, and fatigued.