Beautiful day in the bee yard

The sun was mellow, but the heat was inescapable. 


The girls were really busy bring in the golden rod nectar and pollen.


Then I got a special treat.

I got to see a book from 1901 on bee keeping.  It is so cool!


It is so beautifully written, and the photos and illustrations are magnificent.  

What a great treat to hold this piece of history in my hands.

Our first few frames of honey were plucked up this weekend.  So we will be getting sticky putting that goodness into jars.

Have a great week!

8 thoughts on “Beautiful day in the bee yard

    • You bet they do. We have a lot of mesquite, and yaupon on the property that gives us “white” honey. Now the golden rod is out. I can’t wait to try it.

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