2013 Intern Emily Erickson in Uganda

2013 intern Emily Erickson from UC Davis went to Uganda for over a month in 2014 to teach about top bar hives.  Check out the slideshow for images of two beautifully painted hives.  Emily is a powerhouse of bee energy and talent!

2013 Intern Emily Erickson’s Top Bar Hive

Emily is amazing. After building hives here in Jamaica, she went home and built her own top bar hive. After installing a package of bees before the summer, she reported that the colony settled in to their new home. Congratulations, Emily! We are very proud of you!  For another look at the blog Emily kept…

Emily Gets Her hands Dirty!

Emily Erickson, a student at UC Davis, will be here with us from January to March 2013. In this picture, she’s mixing up a clay mixture to rebuild our outdoor, wood-fired clay oven. We are having a great time with Emily, getting a lot accomplished and enjoying her enthusiasm, energy and good ideas.  Emily has…