Hive attacked by a wild animal

I have a few hives on field beans and went on Sunday to do the weekly inspection to find that something had attacked one of them. I’m guessing a badger by the looks of it as thier 3 middle didgets are thier strongest. But could also be a very brave fox but I’m sure its a badger… Continue reading

A sea of clover in the orchard

The amount of clover in flower at the moment is unreal, I feel bad than I’m going to have to cut it with the mower before it get totally out of hand. The bees are loving it but I remember last year how it took us a couple of days strimming it and raking it up, pure torture… Continue reading