Archive for February, 2013

Feb 28 2013

Harbinger of Spring #1

Published by under Tidings from Gabriola Island

Bees emerging

Bees emerging

It’s heartening to see bees buzzing around after a winter of confinement in their hives. Brenda, Gabriola Island’s bee lady, told me they still have several months in which they could starve to death. There’s still not much for them to eat except pollen from the aspen trees.

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