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  1. queenless hive?added brood 8 days ago what now

    OK so I did a cut out 3 weeks ago and after 12 days I inspected the hive and found NO queen and NO eggs laid whatsoever
    so I added a frame with nurse bees and fresh eggs 8 days ago

    tomorrow will...
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    Strong large hive . Not many eggs why?

    Is it typical for there not to be many eggs this time of year? I needed a frame of eggs for my queenless hive yesterday so I opened my large good hive. I had a hard time finding eggs! There is mostly...
  3. Added a frame/eggs to queenless hive now what

    So long story short I did a cut out, 2 weeks later. No eggs and couldn't order a queen so I added a frame that had nurse bees ,tiny rice eggs , some coiled larvae and a little capped brood.
    I put...
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    Re: Where can I order a queen ASAP

    Ok I added a frame from the other hive , it had some bees on it and I saw tiny rice like eggs and some capped over as well as cooked larvae.
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    Re: Where can I order a queen ASAP

    Florida queens is sold out
    Guess I'll try and add a frame of eggs, Arg my other hive is 3 miles away, wonder how that will work
    Hahaha get my gf to drive while I good the frame
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    Re: Where can I order a queen ASAP

    140 miles
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    Re: Where can I order a queen ASAP

    Looked in for sale section and couldn't find there contact info Kelley bees say the queens aren't ready till the 14th
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    Where can I order a queen ASAP

    Looks like my cutout is queen less
    I need a queen in there ASAP
    Anyone know where I could mail order one pronto

    Charlotte nc area
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    Re: Did a cut out / don't think queen is alive

    Population is pretty big
    Won't they just kill the bees that are on the frame I introduce ?
    I did there was not a lot but I did
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    Did a cut out / don't think queen is alive

    I did a cut out 2 1/2 weeks ago
    Just got around to checking the hive today
    I vaccumed every last bee I'm certain I got her. The bees have been coming and going and working pretty good even made a...
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    Re: removed small hive from wall

    It's been 10 days , how long until I should inspect and look for eggs and progress?
    I have a slight concern I noticed a lot of dead bees on the ground kinda scattered
    Looks like aftermath of...
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    Re: removed small hive from wall

    Well its been 3 days , I did as instructed couple days ago.
    Added the empty frames and put 1-1 sugar on a top feeder

    whats my next step or thing I should keep an eye out for
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    removed small hive from wall

    Yesterday I removed a small hive from a friends wall in his home
    I used a homemade BEE Vaccuum 5 gallon bucket container and collected almost all the bees
    I carefully removed the comb and rubber...
  14. Thread: What if?

    by J-SiN
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    Re: What if?

    Well I'm experimenting
    I had a hive abscond and the marked queen stayed behind all alone , very weird

    So I pulled 2 frames of brood from a good hive to see the results
  15. Thread: What if?

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    What if?

    What would happen if you took two frames of brood with nurse bees on them
    And out them in a deep super with a lone single queen?

    Would they immediately kill her?
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    Re: 2 hives absconded

    I've seen robbing , it wasn't that
    It was a packed full a strong hive
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    2 hives absconded

    ok so long story short I had one hive since early this year
    it built up fast and strong and was booming been strong all year long

    a couple months back I caught a late swarm and put it 6 foot...
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    Re: very strange occurence!

    should I go get the queen and some workers in a smaller cage or something and try to keep them until spring?
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    very strange occurence!

    ok so long story short I had one hive since early this year
    it built up fast and strong and was booming been strong all year long

    a couple months back I caught a late swarm and put it 6 foot...
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    wax moth larvae spotted now what

    I switched out my bottom board for a screened one this evening on my youngest hive
    and saw some wax moth larvae crawling around

    yikes what can I do to combat them?
    any advice?
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    Re: Best option to combat SHB

    well I purchased the Integrated Pest Killer tray/bottom board from
    www.greenbeehives.com

    and immediatly it is taking them suckers out!
    I literally got results within minutes
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    Re: Best option to combat SHB

    Excellent! I make most of my own stuff and occasionally buy certain items

    Do you have a link to your design?
    Id love to get on it right away

    Is it too late in the year to put em on now ?
    wait...
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    Best option to combat SHB

    I know most people say a strong hive will combat them
    but Ive ALWAYS had them in every hive Ive had

    this year my best strongest hive has em and Im ready to act

    I must have counted 60+
    I know...
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    Re: Shook out hive to rid laying worker

    I must be super lucky, I opened the hive yesterday and the queen has been accepted and has begun to lay eggs

    Now if they can just store enough sug/water to last through the winter
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    Re: Shook out hive to rid laying worker

    Well that's not hopeful news lol

    Any advice?
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