Cabarrus County Beekeepers

Bob's Flower and Hive Report

September 2013 Meeting

Hive Report

With the summer dearth over, the bees' diet has improved.  Newly emerging bees will be healthier.  Remember to check the mite level in your hives and treat if necessary.

Flower Report

Golden rod are in full bloom (short and tall); however, bees only work tall golden rod. Some white clover is still in bloom. Aster (iron weed), smart weed, and vitex are also in bloom.

  • Golden Rod
    Solidago spp.