Re: cutting the grass
This can't be stressed enough. On a warm day early last Winter I used a Bush Hog to cut down the okra patch beside two of my hives.
Originally Posted by dmpower
I hit a mound of dirt, potting soil, and compost I had dumped at the edge of the okra patch right after first frost. Big black cloud of dirt, dust, horse manure, and shredded okra stalks went flying out the back of the Bush Hog and right into the front of the hives. I run SBB by the way. I only got maybe 10 stings but it was fast times on the old Ponderosa before I got out of range. Sorry, no video.
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