Author: Michelle Carter

  • Claude’s Corner – November 2022

    Claude’s Corner – November 2022

    I hope you and your bees are well. I try to write something each month that is related to the season and that hopefully will help you make timely management decisions.  In November, I don’t write about swarming, queen rearing, splitting hives, etc.   The days are getting shorter, it’s getting colder, the bees are…

  • Claude’s Corner – May 2022

    Claude’s Corner – May 2022

    I agreed to write a monthly column for the OCBA newsletter on a subject of my own choosing relating to beekeeping.  It is my goal to use this space to relate and experience or technique that will be helpful and informative towards our collective purpose of good honey bee stewardship and responsible management.   Let’s get…