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    Re: Making Up Nuc Splits

    South of Parkersburg.
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    Re: Making Up Nuc Splits

    I live a little north of you in WV. I'd like to also create a nuc or three from future swarm cells. Any idea on when it's too late to begin?
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    Queen with teeny tiny "colony"

    Advice needed here. The carniolan queen is there with a brood pattern smaller than my fist on two facing frames. I believe that the eggs and brood I see are the same as I saw last week and are...
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    Re: l) Harvesting first honey

    To share my own error-- don't assume the bees will fill the basement before filling the attic! I happily took honey supers and then discovered empty bottom deeps. I already know that was stupid so...
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    Re: Lots of Bees but no brood.. what happend?

    I had a hive of carniolans last march that, like you, I would have sworn was queenless but had a lot of bees. Since I'm usually wrong about almost everything going on with my bees, I left some...
  6. Thread: february panic

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    Re: february panic

    Thanks, everyone, for the replies. I will add the deeps of food and keep the middle clear for brood. Oh me oh my, I wish I knew the reasons why! I also thought it would be a good idea to have extra...
  7. Thread: february panic

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    february panic

    I am hugely depressed due to five dead-outs and very anxious about my remaining three hives. The fault is all mine, I'm sure, due to pre-winter manipulations in response to "oops, they didn't fill...
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    Hello from West Virginia

    I've been reading you for a while but now that I need advice, I registered!
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