Beediverse at the Saltspring Island Annual Apple Festival October 2, 2011

Beediverse at the Saltspring Island Annual Apple Festival October 2, 2011

Beediverse will be at the Saltspring Apple Festival with Beediverse products and show and tell items. If you live or are visiting British Columbia,Canada in October 2011…

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Fallen fruit tree uprighted

Fallen fruit tree uprighted

Even though we have had an extended cold spring, apple trees are loaded and there have been several reports of trees falling over.  Here is a…

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Colourful flowers feed an array of bumble bees.

Colourful flowers feed an array of bumble bees.

Today I stopped by a Oliver Woods Recreation centre in Nanaimo (BC Canada).  It is a beautiful facility. What really took my fancy were the…

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Blackberries- great eating or a pest?

Blackberries- great eating or a pest?

In July/August blackberries bloom and flowers provide great food for bees.  Blackberry flowers are great providers for bees.  They provide both nectar and pollen to…

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A farming experience!

A farming experience!

We baby sat a home with some farm animals last week.  An easy task, I’d say. I was warned a bout the ram. I don’t…

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Wild fruit and pollination

Wild fruit and pollination

On Vancouver Island (British Columbia, Canada) there are all kinds of wild and native fruit that are edible. When I see fruit on native trees…

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