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Our very first hives - Beetanical

Our very first hives - Beetanical

2004 Beetanical, very first hives

Our very first honey bears

Our very first honey bears

Beetanical Apiary, 2004 our first honey bears

Drippy Honey

Drippy Honey

Beetanical 2004

Our first full yard

Our first full yard

Beetanical 2005 - first boxes

Assembling the frames

Assembling the frames

Beetanical Apiary

Building the boxes

Building the boxes

Beetanical - building the boxes

Finished hive bodies

Finished hive bodies

Beetanical -finished hive bodies

Painting the honey supers

Painting the honey supers

Beetanical - Painting the honey supers

So many supers!

So many supers!

Beetanical Apiary

Beehive entry close-up

Beehive entry close-up

Beetanical- Beehive entry close-up

Coming and going

Coming and going

Beetanical - Beehive entry close-up

Just a swarm

Just a swarm

Beetanical- Just a swarm

The swarm runs into their new home

The swarm runs into their new home

Beetanical -swarm on a hive

When wasps take over a hive-- Oy!

When wasps take over a hive-- Oy!

Beetanical Apiary

From the ground up

From the ground up

Beetanical Apiary

Gravel arrives

Gravel arrives

Beetanical

Preparing the gravelled area

Preparing the gravelled area

Beetanical Apiary

So much gravel

So much gravel

Beetanical Apiary

The frame is up

The frame is up

Beetanical - Construction begins

What a lovely shot!

What a lovely shot!

Beetanical - Construction begins

The Final Product

The Final Product

Beetanical - finished building

Hundreds in a holding yard

Hundreds in a holding yard

Beetanical - Our Bees

Woman on a forklift!

Woman on a forklift!

Beetanical - Our Bees

Pollinating Meadowfoam

Pollinating Meadowfoam

Beetanical -pollination Meadowfoam

Checking out the Almonds

Checking out the Almonds

Beetanical - pollination

Painting the honey supers

Beetanical - Painting the honey supers