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Queen characteristics, behaviors, problems as well as bee breeding.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: How I plan on overwintering 40 mating nucs on mini frames

    Started by Lauri, 08-17-2013 04:20 PM
    8 Pages
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Rearing queens for a small operation

    Started by Ddawg, 01-20-2015 08:43 AM
    8 Pages
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    • Replies: 141
    • Views: 106,244
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: first attempt at queenrearing

    Started by squarepeg, 12-08-2012 09:16 PM
    6 Pages
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    • Replies: 110
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: My Cell Building Methods

    Started by Michael Palmer, 07-07-2010 07:50 PM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 98
    • Views: 94,282
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  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Successful Queen Introduction tips.

    Started by HarryVanderpool, 05-08-2015 09:46 PM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 95
    • Views: 66,606
    02-21-2017, 12:18 PM Go to last post
  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Finding Mite Resistance - The Journey

    Started by JRG13, 01-06-2017 02:20 PM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 72
    • Views: 10,359
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  1. Moving from ok queens . . . to great queens.

    Started by Specialkayme, 08-14-2011 08:50 PM
    10 Pages
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    • Replies: 188
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  2. I think we're barking up the wrong tree,

    Started by peterloringborst, 03-29-2014 01:22 PM
    25 Pages
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    • Replies: 481
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  3. VSH Breeding?

    Started by deknow, 01-25-2013 10:45 AM
    9 Pages
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    • Replies: 169
    • Views: 50,360
    11-28-2014, 12:16 PM Go to last post
  4. Beginner Queen Rearing using the Joseph Clemens Starter/Finisher

    Started by David LaFerney, 11-06-2011 10:25 PM
    6 Pages
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    • Replies: 106
    • Views: 49,115
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  5. Our understanding of genetics is changing

    Started by peterloringborst, 07-29-2014 06:06 AM
    15 Pages
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    • Replies: 293
    • Views: 43,834
    09-17-2014, 10:37 AM Go to last post
  6. Russell Apiaries SunKist Cordovan Queens

    Started by Joseph Clemens, 06-13-2011 04:49 PM
    6 Pages
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    • Replies: 112
    • Views: 42,521
    05-06-2012, 09:18 AM Go to last post
  7. Mating nucs on a large scale

    Started by Kingfisher Apiaries, 05-25-2011 07:40 PM
    9 Pages
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    • Replies: 172
    • Views: 37,759
    10-21-2011, 12:57 PM Go to last post
  8. foulbrood in apiary selling bees

    Started by baldwinbees, 10-10-2011 12:50 PM
    11 Pages
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    • Replies: 209
    • Views: 37,562
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  9. Varroa tolerant queen breeders for 2012

    Started by Fusion_power, 12-19-2011 06:41 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 49
    • Views: 35,021
    09-06-2013, 01:42 PM Go to last post
  10. New England Bee Breeders Association

    Started by Michael Palmer, 12-31-2006 09:03 AM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 78
    • Views: 29,578
    10-28-2015, 01:37 PM Go to last post
  11. Our Gene Pool

    Started by sqkcrk, 01-11-2011 01:06 PM
    8 Pages
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    • Replies: 158
    • Views: 29,399
    11-07-2011, 09:54 PM Go to last post
  12. Instrumental Insemination Equipment

    Started by Jpoindexter, 01-21-2012 05:01 AM
    20 Pages
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    • Replies: 385
    • Views: 29,042
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  13. Curious on Commerical Queen Rearing Yard Rotation

    Started by KevinR, 11-30-2012 08:50 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    cell builder, palmer
    • Replies: 80
    • Views: 28,349
    12-05-2012, 07:00 PM Go to last post
  14. First Graft of the Year

    Started by jwcarlson, 04-17-2016 10:31 PM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 76
    • Views: 28,145
    07-30-2016, 11:38 PM Go to last post
  15. Resistant bees, productive or not

    Started by Ted Kretschmann, 03-27-2011 07:03 PM
    7 Pages
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    • Replies: 133
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  16. Larger queen cells - do they produce larger queens?

    Started by Joseph Clemens, 08-18-2010 02:10 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 43
    • Views: 25,406
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  17. Over-wintered Queens

    Started by TWall, 01-15-2011 08:55 AM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 89
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    01-27-2012, 07:16 PM Go to last post
  18. Mating Nucs

    Started by marshmasterpat, 01-08-2014 04:25 PM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 92
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  19. Surviver Stock: the new bee race

    Started by wayacoyote, 01-05-2009 04:26 PM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 68
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    02-25-2009, 10:47 AM Go to last post
  20. Jennifer Berry's Queens

    Started by bhfury, 06-03-2009 09:25 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 54
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    06-18-2009, 11:31 AM Go to last post
  21. quality of 2013 package queens from GA/AL?

    Started by RudyT, 05-03-2013 08:46 AM
    6 Pages
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    • Replies: 115
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    01-08-2014, 01:18 PM Go to last post
  22. Typical brood pattern for VSH queen?

    Started by IAmTheWaterbug, 02-21-2016 02:33 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 65
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    04-16-2016, 08:21 AM Go to last post
  23. Requeening package bees

    Started by Tycobb, 02-05-2014 06:18 PM
    6 Pages
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    • Replies: 107
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    03-06-2014, 02:39 PM Go to last post
  24. Russell Sunkist Queens

    Started by snl, 07-31-2011 06:45 PM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 86
    • Views: 21,134
    05-17-2012, 12:39 AM Go to last post
  25. Genetic Diversity: What Would Brother Adam Do... Today?

    Started by Adam Foster Collins, 11-25-2012 02:24 AM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 96
    • Views: 21,077
    12-03-2012, 07:12 AM Go to last post
  26. Queen catcher clips

    Started by Daniel Y, 01-04-2013 07:38 AM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 69
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    04-09-2013, 09:49 AM Go to last post
  27. Queens and genetics

    Started by PyroBee, 07-20-2015 03:07 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 54
    • Views: 20,497
    12-05-2015, 09:43 PM Go to last post
  28. Mini Mating Nuc

    Started by Tiny Barn Farm, 11-02-2013 09:30 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 49
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  29. Emergency Queens - does it matter?

    Started by David LaFerney, 01-08-2011 10:57 AM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 73
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  30. Traits for selecting breeder colonies

    Started by Fusion_power, 05-19-2005 09:11 PM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 77
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    • Replies: 52
    • Views: 18,326
    05-07-2013, 10:35 PM Go to last post
  31. German Black Bees

    Started by sqkcrk, 08-22-2010 06:09 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 31
    • Views: 18,028
    09-06-2010, 08:26 AM Go to last post
  32. 1rst Round

    Started by WVbeekeeper, 03-30-2008 09:02 PM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 74
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    05-10-2008, 03:17 AM Go to last post
  33. Honeybee Genetics and Breeding Bees

    Started by RayMarler, 11-23-2014 05:51 AM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 89
    • Views: 17,485
    12-27-2014, 12:06 PM Go to last post
  34. Cordovan bees

    Started by Focus on Bees, 03-18-2006 04:24 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 61
    • Views: 17,298
    10-18-2009, 07:26 AM Go to last post
  35. 48 Hour Queen Cells

    Started by timgoodin, 06-13-2012 08:30 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 17,175
    04-19-2014, 11:28 AM Go to last post
  36. Can Queen bees sting?

    Started by JBees, 01-21-2012 09:46 AM
    • Replies: 12
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    06-30-2015, 04:29 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 16,877
    12-07-2015, 10:42 AM Go to last post
  37. Mini-nuk .vs. Queen Castle

    Started by rw3212, 05-03-2009 10:16 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 28
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    06-07-2009, 06:34 AM Go to last post
  38. RA Queen Selection

    Started by Diogenes, 07-21-2012 10:13 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 47
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    07-26-2012, 08:51 AM Go to last post
  39. Here is Where I'm At - How Do You Suggest I Move Forward?

    Started by Adam Foster Collins, 11-28-2012 12:31 AM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 69
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    12-01-2012, 07:04 PM Go to last post
  40. Stressful grafting and queen rearing attempt

    Started by cristianNiculae, 05-01-2014 11:59 PM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 83
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    06-13-2014, 09:58 PM Go to last post
  41. Queen Marking Pen - Wal Mart

    Started by Naturegoods, 05-06-2010 10:50 AM
    • Replies: 16
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    05-10-2010, 06:29 PM Go to last post
  42. How Soon Does A Queen Start Laying Eggs?

    Started by Foleybees, 03-20-2011 09:41 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    03-21-2011, 09:46 AM Go to last post
  43. Where to buy artificial insemination equipment

    Started by beecrazy101, 10-23-2012 03:16 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 16,028
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  44. Any good breeding methods for Zone 5A?

    Started by Learning2Bee, 01-20-2016 01:48 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    breeding queen
    • Replies: 21
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  45. Mini nuc percentages

    Started by Southern_Sun, 08-27-2010 12:49 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 35
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    01-01-2011, 06:29 PM Go to last post
  46. Hygenic test results on breeders

    Started by JBJ, 06-16-2012 01:53 PM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 37
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  47. Easiest type of cell builder for a beginner

    Started by Margot1d, 03-21-2015 05:37 PM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 79
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  48. OTS queen rearing...

    Started by beestudent, 12-04-2015 01:54 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 26
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    12-08-2015, 09:05 AM Go to last post
  49. Be gentle I am new to this. the Subject is making splits

    Started by weldingfreak6010, 12-18-2012 07:19 PM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 52
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    06-27-2013, 01:12 PM Go to last post
  50. Best Shaker Box

    Started by LT, 11-23-2009 09:02 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 32
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    11-11-2014, 04:49 AM Go to last post
  51. Source of Buckfast stock from Canada for 2016

    Started by Fusion_power, 12-11-2015 05:39 AM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 42
    • Views: 14,577
    12-15-2015, 09:01 AM Go to last post
  52. Queen Rearing Calendar Tool

    Started by sugarmapleapiaries, 06-29-2009 07:08 AM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 14,418
    04-29-2014, 11:11 AM Go to last post
  53. Two queen hive and different breeds

    Started by MattDavey, 11-11-2012 06:03 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 40
    • Views: 14,245
    03-21-2015, 10:03 PM Go to last post
  54. Accelerated Queen Rearing

    Started by D. Murrell, 01-10-2005 05:17 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 36
    • Views: 14,113
    12-17-2016, 02:47 PM Go to last post
  55. Drone Comb for Saturation

    Started by KevinR, 11-30-2012 06:16 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 13,726
    04-26-2016, 05:28 PM Go to last post
  56. Ordered a Breeder Q today

    Started by BerkeyDavid, 11-12-2007 11:37 AM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 65
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    11-27-2007, 06:38 AM Go to last post
  57. Graft on Pollen frames--2 year results are in

    Started by beepro, 07-08-2016 02:25 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 45
    • Views: 13,615
    08-31-2016, 04:51 PM Go to last post
  58. Queen breeding

    Started by valleyman, 11-02-2010 08:22 AM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 56
    • Views: 13,598
    11-17-2010, 04:52 PM Go to last post
  59. Nsqba

    Started by BjornBee, 01-09-2008 11:55 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
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    07-13-2008, 05:02 PM Go to last post
  60. Queen castle

    Started by stormbringer, 05-19-2010 08:06 AM
    2 Pages
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    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 13,311
    07-31-2013, 07:16 PM Go to last post
  61. Jenter or Ezi Queen?

    Started by opinapis, 12-25-2007 03:59 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 20
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    01-25-2008, 11:28 PM Go to last post
  62. Buckfast Queens

    Started by Mitch, 10-18-2004 07:19 AM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 65
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    01-21-2005, 06:18 AM Go to last post
  63. Photos of larvae at the "right stage

    Started by IBJake, 03-31-2016 12:31 AM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 69
    • Views: 13,011
    04-18-2016, 11:05 AM Go to last post
  64. Something Larry Connor Says in Increase Essentials...

    Started by fatscher, 11-26-2009 09:17 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 35
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    12-14-2009, 08:00 PM Go to last post
  65. Micro-breeders

    Started by Grant, 01-19-2008 01:16 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 58
    • Views: 12,934
    01-30-2008, 12:54 PM Go to last post
  66. Hybrid Vigor vs. Natural Vigor

    Started by Countryboy, 12-07-2010 09:43 PM
    4 Pages
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    • Replies: 63
    • Views: 12,870
    12-19-2010, 02:18 AM Go to last post
  67. Nicot system

    Started by Neal 48, 07-24-2010 07:51 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 35
    • Views: 12,851
    04-09-2013, 04:53 PM Go to last post
  68. On the Spot Queen Rearing

    Started by Scottsman, 04-13-2012 07:46 AM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 50
    • Views: 12,815
    05-05-2012, 09:38 AM Go to last post
  69. Simple Queen rearing Calander from Glenn Apiaries

    Started by Ian, 01-29-2015 08:53 AM
    5 Pages
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    • Replies: 89
    • Views: 12,626
    02-05-2015, 07:56 PM Go to last post
  70. Question How to keep Queen alive ahead of hiving...

    Started by WesternWilson, 09-07-2012 08:26 AM
    3 Pages
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    • Replies: 40
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    10-02-2012, 11:59 AM Go to last post
  71. Now mating nuc question

    Started by PyroBee, 11-20-2015 02:12 PM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 12,492
    02-21-2016, 04:58 PM Go to last post
  72. Starter/Finishers

    Started by Beewrangler, 01-05-2011 11:10 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 30
    • Views: 12,417
    02-22-2011, 11:54 AM Go to last post
  73. favorite queen for grafting so far

    Started by Lauri, 05-08-2013 06:15 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 56
    • Views: 12,357
    05-19-2013, 09:16 AM Go to last post

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