Becker Bee Buzz 6.3: Life Cycle of a Worker

It’s been a dramatic couple of weeks, and there has been lots of activity in the hives. I believe both hives have requeened themselves. During each inspection, I check to see if we have a queen. I look for eggs, larvae, capped brood Do you see eggs in the cells?...

Becker Bee Buzz 5.24: Meet Beemione

This little lady landed on Joaquin, and he immediately recognized that it was Beemione. This little lady is a worker bees. Worker bees are hardworking ladies, and they serve many roles over the course of their short life spans. When she is young (3 to 12 days), as a...

Becker Bee Buzz 5.19: Bee Names

Here is our list of named bees, just in case you can’t read them on our virtual hives. I am loving these names! Beemione Honey Potter Ron Beesley Elsa Creeper Pickles Frank Jr. Butterball Cookie Beebee Honey Pizza Frank Furry Braummie James Lukas Cutee Ice cream...