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    Working for a beekeeper

    Hi guys I have a quick question. Every month I look in the back of the ABJ and see beekeepers hireing help. Some
    are looking for seasonal or full time. What do you think a job like that pays?...
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    Re: It's official: St. Louis

    Was just telling my daughter 6 more months until the HAS meeting :)
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    Re: Selling Honey Bees for a living

    I figure if I can sell my bees for $1.00 each I will be rich!!! But so far no takers :(
    hehe
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    Re: Long Lane Honey Bee Farm

    Long Lane is great very nice people also.
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    Re: Surprise inspection!

    Are you sure the bees didn't hire him for skunk protection?
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    Re: I think I have wax moths.

    Went thru the hive again today and no larva inside at all, I guess the moths are just laying in the trap.
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    Re: Ghost Peppers in Honey Bears

    I love ghost peppers, you can catch a buzz off of them they are so hot. I learned not to make ghost pepper salsa in a restaurant tho it clears the place out hehe
  8. Re: Wax Moth? Need a clinic on doing a bait hive I think.

    How many moths does it take to lay the larva? I mean if you see a mouth and kill it would that be about it?
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    Re: I think I have wax moths.

    I made one of those milk jug traps with sugar water vinegar and banana peel and put a screen over the innercover hole. I read it was supposed to help.
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    Re: I think I have wax moths.

    ok one more time
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    Re: I think I have wax moths.

    Odd it works on mine that figures. stupid computers would be faster if I just walked the picture over to you ehhe
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    Re: I think I have wax moths.

    OK lets see if this picture works547
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    Re: I think I have wax moths.

    I think I will do that. This is my second year with bees, the first year was sweet ignorant bliss, then I learned more about bees and got paranoid LOL
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    Re: I think I have wax moths.

    I'm trying to get a picture. I went thru the entire hive again today and did not see any evidence in it. No damage no foamy honey it looks great. But this morning there were 2 larva in the top slats...
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    I think I have wax moths.

    I saw 1 moth on the top of my hive about 2 months ago and haven't seen one since. Now when I check my beetle trap (I have a screened bottom board with the tray oil trap) I find worms. One day I found...
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    First taste of my own honey.

    Was checking on the bees today and had to clean some comb from between the brood boxes. I saved the little bit and squeezed about a tablespoon of honey onto a plate. Man that was good stuff!!!. I...
  17. Thread: hivetracks.com

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    Re: hivetracks.com

    I use hivetracks I also understand that they are using the info to help with CCD. You do not need to have a large amount of hives to use it, I started with 1 and now have 3. Any info will help. I...
  18. Thread: My nose hurts

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    My nose hurts

    So before I go to work I always walk past my garden then my hives then my animals to make sure everyone is OK. Never had a problem but today.....a bee flew right at me and stung the tip of my nose!...
  19. Thread: HAS convention

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    Re: HAS convention

    My daughter already has a count down until next years. My whole family want's to go next time. Value was great, around $300 for both of us included all you can eat food in the cafeteria, rooms, and...
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    Re: HAS 2011 - Wrap Up

    I had a great time with my daughter there can't wait to go again next year!!!
  21. Thread: HAS convention

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    Re: HAS convention

    Heartland Apicultural Society
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    HAS convention

    Just got back from the HAS convention with my 9 year old daughter. Had a great time and we learned a lot. Everyone there was so nice, was a little worried about asking some of the Professors...
  23. Thread: Queen excluder

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    Re: Queen excluder

    Wax, the cheaper ones from Dandant.
    They don't have wire or anything.
    Brian
  24. Thread: Queen excluder

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    Queen excluder

    Hi guys, I was reading the older posts on using or not using a queen excluder and want to make sure I have it right. If I want more honey it is better NOT to use one? I ask because I put one on my...
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    Drones flying around

    Hey guys, I lost a queen about 2 weeks ago and saw a queen cell in the hive. I figured I would see what they want to do and how the queen they raise works out before I order one. I went to check on...
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