Tag Archives: honey bees

Episode-268- Mason Bee and Raspberry Update

Tony Teolis/ March 6, 2015

I have been promoting the mason bees a lot lately and for good reasona. The first is educational. I have been able to teach some people who previoulsy knew little or nothing about mason bees enough to consider raising

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Episode-259 – Feeding Top Bar Beehive

Tony Teolis/ January 26, 2015

What a good time for me today as I checked in on the top bar hive.  That’s colony D and the survivor of 5 hives in 5 years. Not good odds but a chance for survival is underway. This

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October

Tony Teolis/ October 6, 2014

Ughhh!!! September came and went already and I haven’t posted since August 20th. Wow! Just goes to show the food forest and the rest of life are keeping me that busy. Taking care of the honey bees this year

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Episode-255- Top Bar Bees in July 2014

Tony Teolis/ October 4, 2014

  Song of the Day –    OOH CHILD The Five Stairsteps (video)

Episode-251- Time For Top Bar Beehive Update

Tony Teolis/ August 4, 2014

I have been showing a lot of the fruit, flowers and vegetables growing around the property permaculture style but I need to emphasize at times the animals that all play a part of the systems I have built. Featured

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Episode-244- How To Inspect The Top Bar Hives

Tony Teolis/ June 19, 2014

The video in today’s episode is a month old already but I get to things eventually. I am taking a less invasive approach to beekeeping this year. There has been too much to prepare in the gardens that I

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Episode-240- Installing Bees The Fun And Easy Way

Tony Teolis/ May 13, 2014

Here is part 2 of the latest honey bee installation. This one in a top bar hive. Using a top bar hive as the home for this fifth colony of honey bees I am anticipating a yard full of

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