Beeswaxing Philosophical

A 20-minute video full of talkin’ and pseudo philosophising. I posted a 3-minute version of this video on February 28th.


00:00 — Warmish day for beekeeping (talkin’).

01:00 — Lighting the smoker (waxing philosophical).

04:30 — Plans for today (drop sugar and protein in).

05:30 — Cutting up protein patties.

06:30 — Cutting newspaper (to pour sugar over).

07:55 — Preparing the hive (smoke etc).

08:25 — Cluster of bees over top bars (opened hive).

09:20 — Dropping in protein patties.

09:30 — Laying newspaper over top bars.

10:00 — Pouring sugar over top bars.

11:25 — 4kg (8 pounds) of sugar.

12:05 — One more peek inside the hive.

12:25 — Assessment of the hive (talkin’ begins here).

13:30 — Bees under yoghourt container shelter (kinda cool).

13:50 — Silver bubble wrap and other beeyard talk.

15:00 — Watching the bees.

16:40Yoghourt container shelter revisited.

17:35 — Honey bee scenting.

18:00 — Ramblin’.

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