Backyard Orchard News
It's Presidents' Day and far too early for nectarines to burst into bloom.The unseasonable weather,...
Caught in Flight
Lots of Pollen
Think what it would be like if you increased your weight by 1000 times in six days. But that's...
Honey Bee Cells
Newly Emerged Bee
Friday, Feb. 11 seemed like a glorious spring day. Almond trees at the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey...
Bee in Flight
It was a bee-utiful find: A how-to book published in 1890 on rearing honey bees. We found the...
Inside the Hive
Wax Moth Larvae
The overwintering ladybugs tucked in the leaves of our tangerine tree are gone.Sunny temperatures...
Ladybug in February