Mushrooms and Bee Disease

Mushrooms and Bee Disease

Using natural beekeeping methods can increase honeybee colony vitality, health and resiliency. But achieving those benefits can be expensive in both time and energy. So, they’re not suitable for everyone. Many commercial beekeepers would fall in that category. They, like their bees, are worked to the maximum. With little time, and thin profit margins, few commercial beekeepers can survive the initial catastrophic colony losses often […]

Chocolate Pudding Fruit

Chocolate Pudding Fruit

It’s a late Florida December and Black Sapote, the chocolate pudding fruit is ripe. Now, I must admit that, until now, I’d never tasted, seen, or heard of such a thing. They’re a neat fruit that looks like a large, tough skinned, avocado green, persimmon. They come in different sizes. These are about the size of a grapefruit. Like persimmons, they need a few days […]

Free Diving

Free Diving

Many decades ago, long before the internet, and far away from any ocean where deep free diving people knew what they were doing, I did a little diving in a cold Wyoming lake. At first, it was just snorkeling down and around a few meters. But going deeper, I experienced an effortless peace, a sense of oneness with the water. Just relaxing and going with […]

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