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Welcome to Beesource
Welcome to bee source.
Welcome, Joining a club is a great way to cut down on mistakes.
Welcome, Just a little North of you. Good luck with whatever hive you choose
I requeen in august , if they don't take I have time to try once more, if they don't take in sept, your hive just dies, or you combine. Very few drones out this late in the year. Dosn't mean it wont...
Welcome, #1 try not to kill your bees !! I've made every mistake and keep making them. but we got a mentor program started in our club so hopefully newbs can skip a couple of them. Find a local...
Welcome, What are your bigger nector producing plants around there. ?
Welcome , Just a touch north of you, there are a few bee clubs in your area.
Welcome, congrates on the quick start
Welcome, Read Read. Enjoy
Welcome, I have 1 acre of phacilia
You want protection from wind and rain, but the temp has to stay cool so the bees stay mostly clustered, If they warm up they will eat, need to defecate and fly
Rotto zip will do it, they will patch the hole
I would probably just combine, I've tried nursing week colonies and it seldom works. Sounds like they don't have enough work force do gather much.
No they mean, if you feed sugar with the supers on they will draw the frames and then start filling it with sugar honey. You don't want to sell or eat that. I would stop feeding , and leave off the...
Welcome, your down in Glory bees Area
Welcome jerry, lots of go info on here.
Welcome, check around for a local bee club the will be a ton of help.
My bad, all the calenders I've used go from egg laid, If your not careful and graft a 2 day old larva the timetable will be off.
They should be emerging on the 16th day, 15th if its warm or they are africanized. I believe you dont move them until the 12th day because the wings form around 10-12 and they can get damaged very...
Welcome, Do they have beekeeping clubs in towns around there ? if not , now you have a project.
Welcome, your in a popular area for beekeeping
Welcome, We would love to hear more about bees and beekeeping in Kenya