Tag Archives: bees

Being a Beekeeper 101

By Shelley Widhalm The Surveyor Backyard beekeepers not only produce local raw honey, but if they garden or have fruit trees in their yards, they will reap bigger harvests from… Read more »

Bears in Berthoud

By Amber McIver-Traywick The Surveyor Colorado is home to a wonderful array of wildlife, including bears. Several bear encounters and sightings have happened in Berthoud over the past week and,… Read more »

Honey bee swarm season is beginning now in much of Colorado

Special to the Surveyor Mid-April to late June is a typical time for honey-bee swarm season in Colorado. “We will be expecting swarms to emerge in the next couple of… Read more »

USDA provides multiple programs to help farms after disasters

By Amber McIver-Traywick The Surveyor For Coloradans the historic flooding and the impacts from last week’s blizzard hitting states like neighboring Nebraska, where early estimates from state and industry officials… Read more »