Here are some photos from our first harvest. It has been a beautiful learning experience. What stuck with me the most at the end of the process is that good honey is the result of a hives healthy relationship with nature and the process of getting it from the comb to the table is one [...]
For years now, I have heard about and seen others grow the three sisters guild and now I am going to plant the corn, beans and squash that make up the guild. This combination of Native American crops aid and nourish each other . What I have learned about the guild is that [...]
It’s been a while since we checked on our 2 hives in the Haight so I went and took a look today on the way to the record store. Both are doing really well (lots of activity) and I think we’re going to have to expand again soon. Hopefully we’ll be able to score [...]
This July 4th we celebrated by working on our own Little Acre. We repotted a few plants that were getting a little too big for their previous homes and started some new seeds we’re looking forward to saying hello to in the coming weeks.
This weekend we checked in on the 2 hives we’re keeping in the garden at the Red Vic Movie House in the Haight. This is the 4th time we’ve pulled frames since installing the hives and both are doing extremely well. This time we noticed a little mold growing on the trap and [...]
We are keeping two busy hives in the upper Haight. Within less than a month so much has happened. I’m surprised that bees have such a calming effect on me. The hum of the hive sounds like an eternal Om. Take a look at our photos of the installation and let us know if you [...]