Tag Archives: American Foul Brood

Busy August At Brookfield Farm

It’s been busy.   No time to head for the library (WiFi land) and spend time on the Internet.  Thus this posting is a hodge-podge of what has been happening from making bee gear and creating new bee yards to participating … Continue reading

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Phages That Attack American Foul Brood – Field Test

It must have been the first time that three people ever stood around a beehive and said “American Foul Brood. Great!”  No, we’re not mad, nor gluttons for punishment.  Professor Penny Amy, a microbiologist, and researcher Diane Yost, an environmental … Continue reading

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Honey Harvest Surprises

  Brookfield Farm Honey I have been derelict in the writing of this blog.  It’s been busy weeks – ok, busy months in the bee yard.  I tend to stop working when the sun sets, and until recently, that has … Continue reading

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