What’s a nectar flow and how do I know if there’s one going on?

April 26, 2012 | FAQs

Nectar flow is when one or more major nectar sources are blooming and the weather is cooperating, allowing bees to collect the nectar. There’s a great resource that lists when native plants are blooming for a particular region, based on historical data. (In this unusually temperate year, this may not be Read more >

Any idea where the red pollen comes from?

April 26, 2012 | FAQs

[This picture] shows some really cool deep red pollen collected in Southern Indiana, in early March. Any idea where the red pollen comes from? I think the purple flower sticking to the pollen sac may be a good clue. Readers, any ideas? Please use the comment area below. Read more >

My email address is changing; how do I update it with you?

April 26, 2012 | FAQs

You need to unsubscribe (via the email that comes with the newsletter attached) with your old email address and re-subscribe with your changed or new one. Sorry, but the bulk email service we use doesn’t allow us to do this for you. Read more >