Monthly Archives: May 2011
Just for fun, a short video showing the entrance to one of my hives during a busy foraging session. For those of you that long for the sound of a busy swarm. Enjoy!
Met die tyd saam het ek al baie navrae gekry oor hoe mens begin bye aanhou. Elke keer skryf ek maar dieselfde epos met wat ek dink belangrik is en het nou besluit om dit hier mooi saam te vat. … Continue reading
When I started selling honey at the organic farmer’s market in Stellenbosch I made a lot new friends. It was very sociable and, although there were only a few stallholders, most of them produced/grew what they were selling…. as I … Continue reading
Today, after many “experiments”, my first successful beeswax candle was lit. Its a solid, cast candle and not the normal rolled foundation type popular at markets. The trick has been the square-braided wick from far away. Its also interesting to … Continue reading
Today is that day. Very little reporting on it. Destruction of the natural environment continues unabated. Can we continue like this? Can we allow this to continue? What are we leaving our children?