Cabarrus County Beekeepers

Bob's Flower and Hive Report

September 2014 Meeting

Hive Report

Keep an eye on the hives food storage, making sure there is enough stored for the upcoming dearth. Be sure to feed your hives, if necessary. Check and treat for mites, to keep the hive healthly going into winter. You may see an increase in Small Hive Beetles. Take action, if necessary.

Flower Report

Golden rod, aster (iron weed), smart weed, bitter weed, holly, and vitex are all in bloom.

  • Golden Rod
    Solidago spp.