Folklore

Mr Woodley mentions in passing local folklore. Examples:- Passing of the Beemaster Weatherlore

A Question

If they have just swarmed, how full was the super above the brood box?

Combs are precious

What you need do, I was told, get thin ,unwired foundation, and cut it in half diagonally. Later, if the …

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WW’s

My beekeeping career seems to be and has be influenced by two WWs: William Woodley; Walt Wright. This an interesting …

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Label Them

“You have a 99.8% chance of surviving Covid.” Presenting a fact to a masked-up branch-covidian will probably meet with a …

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Before they even think about it

Ken Basterfield I article ‘Swarm Control Achieved through vertically splitting a colony’ However, the (Basterfield board) technique is equally applicable …

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How Can I Make Life 10X Better?

How Can I Make Life 10X Better?

How Can I Make Life 10X Better? I am sitting in front of my desktop computer with the whole day in front of me. How many decisions, however small will I be making? I suppose hundreds.

hexagonal beeswax comb

Is Liquid Beeswax Possible At Room Temperature ?

This blog ponders the idea of is liquid beeswax possible at room temperature? This train of thinking has come about because my sections of honeycomb came to nothing. The bees wanting nothing to do with drawing out comb and filling them with honey. How can I remedy the situation?

Honeyjars on stall

John Is Not His Real Name

John is not his real name, and nothing about him is authentic. He comes from Afghanistan, and sells olives as well as variations upon the olive theme.

King Alfred - Wantage Market Place

Obituary: Wantage Market Place

After battling a long struggle, Wantage Market Place plassed away yesterday evening, at a clinic in Switzerland. Market Place didn’t wish to prolong the suffering and travelled to Zurich to pass peacefully.

Understanding Your Biases for Self Mastery

Can Understanding Your Biases Lead To Self Mastery?

Can Understanding Your Biases Lead To Self Mastery? We see life through a distorted lens. Our five senses provide our brain with raw information. Our brain filters this information, and this filter includes our biases.

Cinnamon Spice

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Cabin Cozy

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Public Journal

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Autumn Days

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