The Maine
An artful dialogue about the wonders of the state.

First Hive Inspection 2013

photographs and text by Sharon Kitchens This past week I invited experience beekeeper Keith Kettelhut over to help me inspect my “miracle hive” as so appointed by Tony Jadczak, Maine’s apiarist, after surviving a bad Varroa mite infestation last winter. Kettelhut is a member of  Maine’s swarm team. Turns out my hive was about three weeks […]

We All Have Our Reasons: #2013.

Morning hike through the clouds, Mt. Battie. Captured by Karen Hansen.

Maine Farmland Trust