Natural Beekeeping

Top Bar ApiRevolution has begun! Lets make some inexpensive Top Bar Hives and let them be pesticide free on their own natural comb! Che Guebee is a rebel bee fighting for the survival of the Biodiversity we all depend on and which is seriously endangered by deforestation and mono-crop agriculture! What kind of teaching have you got if you exclude nature?

Monday, May 20, 2013

Red Pollen

After yesterday's rainy and cloudy day the Bees seem very eager to work :) It is sunny again and the temperature is 24'C. Perfect for collecting lots of pollen and nectar. But this time I've noticed Red pollen going into the hive and of course I took out my camera and hunted for the perfect shot;
I'm not sure where this red pollen comes from?
Yellow, red and orange pollen
Could this red pollen be from the Red Non-stinging Nettle maybe?
Returning home with precious nectar. Our dear ladies are very busy today :) 

1 comment:

  1. Update;
    The red pollen comes from the nearby flowering Chestnut :)