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    Re: My first trapout attempt

    So I went by today and checked on the trapout, and there are no queen cells. I watched for 15 minutes and not one bee left the tree. Every foraging bee went directly into the box. The bees in the...
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    Re: My first trapout attempt

    I'll try to reduce the opening a bit. I didn't see any bees going back in that way, but it's possible they've found another way in that I haven't spotted. I'm planning on going back out there...
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    My first trapout attempt

    Some friends of mine at church asked me if I could remove some bees from a tree prior to cutting it down to make a parking area. I asked them how much time I had, and they said it would be a while. ...
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    Re: Greetings from Athens, Alabama

    Welcome patrick! I'm in my third year, only three hives but I'm learning. I don't post a lot but I read as much as I can here.
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    Re: Price for a used Maxant 3100?

    Is it motorized or hand-cranked?
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    Re: A question about gardening with bees

    Thanks CB, I'm starting to research organic methods. It will be different from what I'm used to, but I love a challenge!
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    A question about gardening with bees

    I am extremely new to beekeeping. I just got my garden planted, and I also just inherited an established hive. I have read that all pesticides are a no-no, so how do I keep the bugs from devouring...
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    Good morning from Alabama!

    I am brand new to beekeeping. I had a friend who has kept bees for several years give me an established 3-level 10-frame langstroth hive. I had planned on having another month to educate myself and...
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