Category Archives: native bees

Finally Mason Bee Coon Hatching..

Everything has been so late this year, I have been holding my mason bee coons in the fridge waiting.. WAITING! Two weeks ago, this lovely native bee was the first one that I saw..  after my ill timed for hatching … Continue reading

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The Round Tube Mason Bee Houses are up..

These readily available houses will cost around 20 dollars and can be found at local garden centers as well as online.. I picked up a number of them, some for ourselves on the farm and some for placement in some … Continue reading

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Climate Change and Waking up to soon

Yesterday which was the end of a run day of five days of above 0 temps in the day time and below freezing in the night (perfect weather for the sap run) hubby called me.. Three of this furry fat … Continue reading

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Bee Watering Station

So easy to make and so helpful to our native bees and other pollinating busy buzz. I do not have honey bees but I do have a lot of different native bees on the farm. This drought means that I … Continue reading

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