Search:

Type: Posts; User: bbruff22

Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    3
    Views
    58

    Re: Hello from Maine!

    Welcome from NE Kansas may-flower! You've wintered a hive in Maine. I think that's a big deal. Good luck to you!
  2. Replies
    10
    Views
    183

    Re: New from WI, but my hive died :(

    Welcome to Beesource Kathy. I'm sure sorry to hear what happened. I started this year with three packages. One had a dead queen that my supplier replaced, but those bees absconded a few days later,...
  3. Replies
    11
    Views
    139

    Re: Hello from Northeast Pa!

    Here's a big welcome from NE Kansas Nilesteresa! I just started this Spring, and you're doing just what I did prior to that. This forum has helped me several times, and there are some amazing beeks...
  4. Replies
    3
    Views
    82

    Re: Hello from Southern Arkansas

    Welcome from NE Kansas Dan! This forum is the best.
  5. Re: A couple pics of this year's first extraction

    Beautiful honey, and the extractor aint bad either!
  6. Replies
    6
    Views
    146

    Re: Nantahala, NC & Atlanta, GA

    Welcome to Beesource from NE Kansas!
  7. Thread: New from Ct.

    by bbruff22
    Replies
    8
    Views
    143

    Re: New from Ct.

    Welcome from NE Kansas! I just started this year, and there are a ton of newbees out here. Enjoy!
  8. Replies
    7
    Views
    369

    Re: Fire adjacent to bees

    Ditto! I'm sure sorry to hear about this but glad no one was hurt. You might consider a small security camera of some sort to monitor this area, or a dummy camera, as well as let your neighbors know...
  9. Thread: mean bee

    by bbruff22
    Replies
    5
    Views
    283

    Re: mean bee

    I'm new, and haven't experienced this before. Hopefully some experts will chime in. I found some threads that might help.
    ...
  10. Thread: 2014 Honey

    by bbruff22
    Replies
    5
    Views
    474

    Re: 2014 Honey

    Beautiful! Now, if you just had a picture of a biscuit with butter on it for me too:)
  11. Replies
    5
    Views
    192

    Re: New Member from TN

    Welcome to Beesource Turfa! I checked your neck of the woods, and it looks like you're in the mid 80s with 50+% humidity. I'd bet the previous post is spot on. Does it look sort of like this? This...
  12. Replies
    7
    Views
    188

    Re: Hello from Ireland!

    Welcome Linda!
  13. Replies
    20
    Views
    539

    Re: Should I stop feeding?

    Big +1 on BG and Tenbears
  14. Replies
    20
    Views
    539

    Re: Should I stop feeding?

    +1 on what Ron said! For winter feed, that's good stuff, but you don't want that on a biscuit with butter.
  15. Thread: Just Smokin'

    by bbruff22
    Replies
    20
    Views
    535

    Re: Just Smokin'

    I'm pretty sold on untreated burlap. It starts easy, puts off a ton of smoke, and if packed densely can last several minutes. I've also got some wood pellets and cotton husks that I'll be trying....
  16. Replies
    14
    Views
    315

    Re: Want to keep bee BUT for scheduling

    Welcome newbury from NE KS! GO FOR IT!
  17. Replies
    6
    Views
    86

    Re: Pacific NW Newcomer

    Welcome to Beesource! I'm out here about every day, and it's just a great forum. There are a lot of skilled beeks out here, and they share with newbees like me.
  18. Replies
    17
    Views
    256

    Re: Hi new here from SC

    +1 on Rader's comment, and Welcome to Beesource! I started with 3 packages this last Spring, and frankly only have one good hive right now. I wouldn't know how average or below average my other two...
  19. Replies
    8
    Views
    338

    Re: Found a queen!!!

    Awesome! I had good luck locating queens this year until the drone count went up, and now my eyes are drawn to those big blocky galloots.
  20. Replies
    9
    Views
    334

    Re: Lots of bees outside entrance

    Frstmer, does it look sort of like this? 12514 If so, that's bearding, and it's completely normal in hot and/or humid conditions. My hives have bearded in as little as 80 degrees when humidity is...
  21. Thread: Greetings

    by bbruff22
    Replies
    5
    Views
    127

    Re: Greetings

    Welcome to Beesource Dale! Do some searches for "Hornet" and see what you can find here. (There are a few threads.) If you don't find anything that works, ask a question in the forum. From what I...
  22. Replies
    23
    Views
    955

    Re: Cost of Feeding Sugar Syrup

    Terri, you've got some awesome advice on this thread. I just wanted to say that I'm a new beek too, in NE Kansas. Our sweet clover is done and the first flow is over I think. I've got three hives...
  23. Re: Hey Newbees, who started this year, got a hive you want to brag on?

    These are great pictures. Thanks for sharing these.
  24. Re: Looked like bees were swarming, but then they died on side of hive in a few minut

    Jason, check out this link as it pertains to AHB in NC. http://www.ncagr.gov/plantindustry/plant/apiary/ncahb_files/1.01.pdf

    Thanks for sharing this thread. I'm new and had not heard of usurpation.
  25. Replies
    5
    Views
    199

    Re: Brand new to beekeeping and this forum.

    Welcome from NE KS Indigo! This is an excellent site with so many experts who are willing to share.
Results 1 to 25 of 92
Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4