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A is for Anarchy

June 14, 2012

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Time for an update in the Bee Yard.  We have a range of action going on in our three hives, which we’ve named A, B, and C team respectively.  A, as you’ll recall, is a hive started from a nucleus colony.  It had five frames of honey reserves, brood, workers, drones, and (theoretically) a queen […]

Brewing Beer, IRA.

June 4, 2012

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Whew.  What a month.  Busy with family, finishing a dissertation, and a vacation.  Plus all the other projects are bubbling along nicely, sometimes quite literally.  Take, for instance, the batch of beer in the basement.  The airlock on the carboy is glugging along about once every 8 seconds or so as the gases made by […]