Please check out our newly launched Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for our new educational homestead and CSA farm in Locust, NJ (an hour
I used to think it was impossible to get started with bees in NYC with swarms, over the more convenient (though arguably inferior) method of
Photos by Neil Despres (portrait of me at the plot) (view from our Greenpoint rooftop) (seedlings at the store) (neighborhood kiddos w/ their lemonade stand)...
What a weekend! My beekeeper friend Mark Negley came up from Florida and brought up some bees for a few local urban farms and businesses.
(Continued from what? Read my previous post, here.) I'm not sure I knew then how much of an impact those times with my great grandparents
Reposted from BigCityFarmSupply.com...
The rewards that come with beekeeping - honey, pollen, wax, propolis, sharing, sovereignty, joy - don't come without a price - care, maintenance, dollars, and,
Checked out the two overwintered hives on my roof to see how they were doing. The answer: Great! Healthy, strong overwintered bees are what I've
I'm a mess right now. I've been a terrible blogger but frankly, I'm just too exhausted to know what to write about. My store, Hayseed's
I stopped by my hives on the way home today to see how things were going. And to check on my queens! In a package