Enough with the snow already.A FEW HOURS LATER: The snow keeps coming. THE NEXT DAY:
April 27th, 2016: A week ago today, I asked if Newfoundland has had its final snowstorm of the year. The answer is no. Here’s my sad little beeyard this morning.
— Mud Songs Beekeeping (@MudSongsBeek) April 27, 2016
My poor bees have been living off their honey stores since November and probably won’t begin to bring in nectar until sometime in May.
Realistically, winter for my bees is a six-month season. Something to think about.