First Snow of the Year

We got our first real load of snow in St. John’s today. This is what my backyard looks like:

That’s one of my beehives on the left by the fence (both colonies are still alive). Most of the snow will probably melt by the weekend. It’s been mild and soggy and damp since November.

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Phillip Cairns is a beekeeper in St. John's, Newfoundland, who writes about beekeeping at

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