Month: February 2010

Wandering Off Again

Wandering Off Again

Where to Now? Lately, I’ve been wandering off the bee natural pathway. And I bet you’re thinking here he goes again! But life is more than bees, especially when you live in Wyoming’s climate where there’s more none-bee weather than bee weather in a season. […]

Commercial Beekeeping – End of Decades

Commercial Beekeeping – End of Decades

The Beginnings I’ve been around commercial beekeeping since  high school, when I was hired as cheap labor. Then, few treatments, if  any were used. And even feeding sugar,  except for emergencies, was hotly debated. I saw swarms. Hive populations were large. So were the honey […]

Priorities

Priorities

Reflections A little over a week has passed since I welcomed my son home. He has his own place now. Is driving his wheels. Has been visited by the woman he loves and plans to marry. I’m sure almost everything seems normal. And that’s great. […]

Probiotics – Not just a theory.

Probiotics – Not just a theory.

Here’s a neat TED talk about quorum sensing. It gives some insight into the basic processes and complex relationships all those good and bad bacteria form with the creatures they support as they fight it out for our life and health. Bonnie Bassler discovered that […]