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    Spliting a hive

    We noticed upon extracting honey in June that the queen had laid brood in the top hive body. It is a very strong hive so we decided to split the hive and see if they would raise their own queen. It...
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    brood above queen excluder

    We just got in from checking our hives. Our most active hive has brood in the super above the queen excluder. This happened last fall but it was mostly honey so we went ahead and harvested the honey....
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    Beginner looking for some advice

    I'm new at beekeeping and have a few questions. I'm located in southeast Missouri and have about 2-3 months before the cold sets in.

    I have two hives and they consist of the following:
    2-deep...
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    Problem with ants in hive

    We just lost a hive and need to put the frames away for now. There are minute ants all over the frame and hive bodies. I'm not sure what I need to use to eradicate the ants before I store the frames....
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    Thanks so much for the info, it is very helpful....

    Thanks so much for the info, it is very helpful.

    Since we have ordered a new package of bees, we are going to try and leave the dead hive as a bait hive. Sounds like a neat experiement.

    When we...
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    Bees fighting at a vacant hive

    I have had bees now for two years.

    The first year was easy, but now I'm running into the hard stuff.

    The weather has been wishy washy so we haven't checked them too closely.

    We opened the...
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    Campcreek

    Thanks for the advice, but I am so new at this I'm not sure what you mean by combine.

    I do have sugar at the active hive but not patties. Should I have both.
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    Hello from Camp Creek

    I have had bees now for two years.

    The first year was easy, but now I'm running into the hard stuff.

    The weather has been wishy washy so we haven't checked them too closely.

    We opened the...
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    Hello to all Thanks for the information. I don't...

    Hello to all
    Thanks for the information. I don't think it was moths. I know most of the people around Patterson but Heidaman is not familiar to me. Patterson is in the Ozarks about 120 miles...
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    Is this caused from wax moths

    We are new beekeepers and we have two first year bee hives.

    We were checking our two hives and getting them ready for winter. One of the hive bodies didn't have any activity so we removed it for...
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