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    Re: Do bees swarm in the fall?

    oh this had nothing to do with them being too crowded. they were weak. we had numerous problems.
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    Re: Do bees swarm in the fall?

    I appreciate his insights, so thank you, Grant.
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    Re: Do bees swarm in the fall?

    Americas Beekeeper
    ok went to your site...

    it's white and blue... nice link page. Thanks
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    Re: disappearing bees

    ya, soupcan, and that's entirely why it's important that we are aware of this sorta stuff. :)
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    Re: disappearing bees

    Not long in beekeeping, I'm just a newbie, but I've studied the effects of HFCS for a long time. I really think that HFCS is just something that helps to undermine the bees immune system, I really...
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    Re: disappearing bees

    Ya, I know your argument, and I reject it. And it entirely fits the pattern. I know it's a big argument between the organic and commercial beekeepers, but the fact is, that the organic beekeepers...
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    Re: Do bees swarm in the fall?

    Seems to be a continual learning experience.. Sigh.

    do you have a website that isn't a marketing site? I distrust these types of sites... No offense to you, but these things are all identical. ...
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    Re: Freezing combs

    Why do you have four deeps with honey? Seems to me that you should have a deep or two for brood, a queen separator that you remove in the fall and then mediums for honey. four deeps for honey seems...
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    Re: Freezing combs

    maybe you should just extract it?
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    Re: Freezing combs

    Well we don't have any honey, we got robbed this season, but I don't want the comb to go to waste.
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    Re: Freezing combs

    Thanks, we have the space! I would prefer this in terms of protecting the comb from wax moths! Thanks, thanks, thanks! :) Did I say thanks? :D

    Joy
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    Re: losing my second hive - please help!!!

    ah ok... and are they gooey?
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    Re: disappearing bees

    Don't feed them that. It's GMO corn. Don't feed your bees that crap, it's not good for any living thing. Seriously... don't feed them that. it's not surprising they are dying. Between pesticides...
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    Freezing combs

    I just saw that someone is actually freezing their old comb rather than trying to keep it aerated and dry. Does this work? If so this would solve a lot of problems for us this year. Thanks for any...
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    Do bees swarm in the fall?

    Just lost my hive. Very depressed. However, my neighbor said his house is being inundated with lot of the wild bees that robbed my hive and that sometimes they form a golf ball size ball of bees on...
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    Re: losing my second hive - please help!!!

    I learned Wednesday night that half emerged pupae with their tongues sticking out is also signs of AFB. I think you need to get your comb tested. Sorry you are having troubles. We lost our hive...
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