Traitorous apiary, pfffing turkey and a posh fence5 Dec 2020
First workday following November lockdown, most work focused on getting a new veg area ready. We also picked mushrooms and stood around admiring the magnificent alpha turkey.
The hive has become silent, with the mysterious exit of all the bees. There are many theories of why this has happened, and it's not an unknown phonomenon, but there is no consensus. Perhaps 'colony bogoff disorder' could be an appropriate term.
Edible hedge gets a trim
Mud, glorious mud (filth)
New area for for the more delicate veg
Construction began on a new vegetable area which was previously occupied by an old shed. Once this had been removed (and burnt!), cardboard was laid down and soil on top of that. Then a fence was constructed out of some old decking.