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    Yesterday I reversed my hives according to Walt's...

    Yesterday I reversed my hives according to Walt's opinion for me because I have no drawn comb to use for CB.
    He was right in that the top hive body was full of honey which was blocking off the brood...
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    Actually we are suppose to be in the mid to lower...

    Actually we are suppose to be in the mid to lower 30's Friday morning. Today as I was cutting the grass around my 4,000 blooming strawberry plants I was excited to see my bees busy working those...
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    I started my first package on small cell starter...

    I started my first package on small cell starter strips. They have done well I plan to measure the cells this April for a one year regression check.
  4. Thread: Splits and NM

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    In Walt's latest writings he does mention he NM...

    In Walt's latest writings he does mention he NM manipulated his hives in December of '95, but that may be different then what you are mentioning.
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    I am noticing the hardwood trees are starting to...

    I am noticing the hardwood trees are starting to bud a nice green color. My weeping willow is also budding. Spring is in the air!!!!!!!!!!!! :D
  6. Thread: Pollen

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    We have been in the low 80's this week and the...

    We have been in the low 80's this week and the bees have been hauling in a lot of pollen. I put out 1lb. of pollen for them and it was all gone in just a few hours, I thought that would last a while,...
  7. Thread: CO-OP

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    This is a great idea. A Co-Op would help each and...

    This is a great idea. A Co-Op would help each and every one of us.

    I helped form an "Angel Fish" organization once, ours was not a CO-op, but we had people designated to do certain things. Mine...
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    I order from them also but I think a company...

    I order from them also but I think a company should honor free shipping when an item you want is not in stock. I think that is just good business practices. I know item out of stock happens for...
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    I started my packaged bee with those same starter...

    I started my packaged bee with those same starter strips and they are doing good.
  10. Thread: HDTV

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    I get satellite also. I am going to get an HD...

    I get satellite also. I am going to get an HD package from either Dish or Directv not sure which one. Directv will have 150 HD channels this coming fall.Dish has only 28 right now but am sure they...
  11. Thread: HDTV

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    After doing a lot of searching and review reading...

    After doing a lot of searching and review reading I bought me an Hitachi 50" plasma HDTV that hangs on the wall.

    Does any one else have one or going to get one soon?

    This thing is really cool.
  12. Thread: Creamed Honey

    by Craig W.
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    How many hives do you have Ian? Thanks,

    How many hives do you have Ian?
    Thanks,
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    Again, Thanks a lot MB. Your help in this and...

    Again, Thanks a lot MB. Your help in this and other forums is much appreciated.
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    Carbide, good idea. I have left mine in the...

    Carbide,
    good idea. I have left mine in the carrying case it came with and oil leaked all over the instruction manual, my rags. I will try your idea.
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    I agree with MB. Its like someone fishing next to...

    I agree with MB. Its like someone fishing next to you. We have to be civil, I would go and put one next to his on the rightaway, if there is one, or put one in the direction of his that way of your...
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    PPG has some of the best paints. They last longer...

    PPG has some of the best paints. They last longer then most and resist mildew better then most.
  17. Thread: Better bee

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    As a grower I know what it is like to feel you...

    As a grower I know what it is like to feel you have been messed with. I also know because of my occurrence with a customer how important it is to have fellow beeks step up to the plate in support of...
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    This is a link to all the writings of Walt...

    This is a link to all the writings of Walt Wright, he did an article of 9 frames in a 10 frame deep.

    http://www.knology.net/~k4vb/all%20walt%20articles.htm
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    I got my 4.9 foundation from Peggjam ( I hope I...

    I got my 4.9 foundation from Peggjam ( I hope I spelled that correctly). It was wax foundation I cut into strips, I didn't have any wax so he used what he had.

    You might want to email him, maybe.
  20. Thread: Pollen

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    Thanks, dcross

    Thanks, dcross
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    Enjoy. smile.gif ...

    Enjoy. smile.gif

    http://www.alternativescentral.com/beepollen.htm
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    Barry, you also said something will happen to...

    Barry, you also said something will happen to those who react as Jim has, also.
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    I don't think I will be very good at tracing...

    I don't think I will be very good at tracing bees. I tried some today while it was 70 plus. The bees were shooting left and right from the hive. I could follow them about 100' in one direction, then...
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    BjornBee, I am glad you said "For the record, I...

    BjornBee,
    I am glad you said "For the record, I think the standards and certification process is absurd, and unrealistic." Because your earlier comment "It may very well be. But I question anyone...
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    One day I saw dead bees on the SBB,I could not...

    One day I saw dead bees on the SBB,I could not see the bees any more, the next day all the dead bees had been thrown on the ground. Good housekeeping.

    When I saw all my dead bees, I panicked...
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