Or "How to avoid bee blindness".
Originally written for the Vegan Organic Network's "Growing Green International" magazine issue 43. With thanks to Tony Martin for encouraging me to put fingers to keyboard, this piece contains many things I'd wanted to write about for a long time. Honey bees and other pollinators are key to our food chain: without them our diets, countryside and cities would be... Continue Reading →
It's March. And spring is late. We're off to buy kit, listen to talks and meet our fellow beekeepers.
It's February, one of those achingly cold, bright days I love so much. It's time to look after the apiary and feed the bees.