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Nucs and Packages from Brushy Mountain Bee Farm

Brushy Mountain Bee Farm still has 5 frame nucs and 3lb packages available for pickup from their Pennsylvania Branch in New Columbia.  See 2017 Package Bees & NUC Pick Up Dates & Pricing for costs and pickup dates.

Do you have any experience with Brushy Mountain’s nucs or packages?  If so, leave a comment below.

Honeybee Anatomy: Flight Muscles

Here are the slides from my talk about the flight muscles of the honeybee, which was presented at our January 2015 meeting.

Honeybee Anatomy: Flight Muscles (PDF)


New Supplier! Forest Hill Woodworking

I had the opportunity to talk with the folks from Forest Hill Woodworking at the 2013 EAS meeting in West Chester, PA.   They run a small, family owned beekeeping supply store in Paradise, PA, which is just outside of Lancaster.  I visited their store yesterday.  They have a great supply of essential equipment, and are open on Saturdays!

Here’s a copy of their latest catalog, in PDF Format: