Queen's Castle Beekeepers Assoc.
2nd Year, 8th
Minutes for the Queen’s Castle Beekeepers Assoc.
September 29, 2012
21980 U. S. Hwy 29, Andalusia, AL 36420, 334-222-0751/376-9824
for the bees:
Clover get 5-6" high
Dutch Clover get 6" high
one month before frost,
bloom in May, June and July.
will plant about 2 acres.
Sweet Dutch seed from Turner Seed Company, Breckenridge, Texas.
can feed about 1 or 2 hives.
in your yard and put Vitex plants and Popcorn trees around the
clover inside the fence.
buckwheat seed from farm store in Slocomb, Alabama.
flowers produces darker and stronger honey.
frames and supers in the winter, put in black bag with moth balls or
on paper plate and tie tightly.
Can put moth crystals
on plywood and put
on top and
bottom of frames. Be sure to air out one week before you use.
top bar hives are under a shed, and he has glass in the back of his
see the bees.
Y S ECO
others Don and Linda Helton
and Austin, Susan and Kip Carter, Gary and Vicky
Barrow and OJ & Lucy Blount
were present. Did not write down the others that were there.