Wellbeing Bee Blog - Bits and Bobs from Pear Tree Cottage

Bee Blog

There is a Mouse in the House!

By Alison Jubb - 21 November 2018

No hibernation in our hive for this little fella!

The Present Tree

By Alison Jubb - 30 October 2018

"As hive temperatures drop, bees gather in the hive to form a ‘winter cluster’.

Late Summer Harvest 2018

By Alison Jubb - 29 August 2018

We have had a bumper crop of honey this year thanks to the warm weather but no thanks to the wasps!

Five Star Rating from FSA

By Alison Jubb - 27 July 2018

Really pleased with our score of 5 for Food Hygiene Standards, awarded today.

Elephants & Bees

By Alison Jubb - 20 March 2018


Sometime ago I saw a documentary about how bees were being used to deter elephants from destroying rural crops in Africa, this a truly wonderful story: http://bit.ly/1VMAKdD