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    Re: Bees & Light Spectrum

    Why not put an empty super on top with drawn foundation below pull the queen put her between frames put package inside super and open, close the lid
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    Re: 2012 3lb Packages for Sale

    keep the phones ringing and his email box full, (540) 752 2953, cell (703) 595 1179, intercrime@yahoo.com. most times i think these type of people think that most customers are beginners and wont do...
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    Re: 2012 3lb Packages for Sale

    maybe you should have thought of "what if" before you took orders for all those bees, there really is no excuse for not contacting people rite away there is a lot more to bee keeping than trying to...
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    Re: need someone for cutout in pa.

    thank you robherc ill give it a try
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    need someone for cutout in pa.

    got an email from a home owner in shrewsberry pa that has honeybees in house and would like them removed, i dont do cut outs, and told him i would try to find someone.
    pm me if you are interested...
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    Re: Setting up hives at other peoples houses?

    there are several reasons people are willing to pay for hives, they don't see the honey bee around anymore and see all the bad news about the decline of the honey bee and want to do their part to try...
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    Re: Rethinking my varroa plan

    the easiest way i found to check on mites is to use the boards that go into screened bottoms, sprayed with pam, and check the next day, ill take several boards and keep moving them around to...
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    Re: Guerrilla planting for bees

    cmon people what gives you the rite to do anything to another persons property regardless of what good you think you are doing, ask and respect the answer, or maybe you could just go with the...
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    Re: Bees given through samaritan's purse

    seems funny to me why you would want to send bees to another country when we are having problems of our own with honeybees and trying to get the younger generation interested, there are some really...
  10. Re: Beehive rentals to individuals for personal garden pollination and enjoyment

    i rent to a golf course and charge them $45 a hive a month minimum 2 hives year round, they get 90% of honey in bulk, i have another client who pays $25 and they get 50% of honey, if they want it...
  11. Re: Symptoms of a troubled hive... what's the solution??

    you probably souldnt be feeding them this time of year they will become honey bound and if there isnt much of a flow they will rob syrup, if they are going thru that much syrup there is robbing, if...
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    Re: Russell's Apiaries

    im hoping to get an answer to my order
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    Re: Busy Bees Apiaries

    sounds like the man spent to much money from the refunds and doesnt have it to pay back, what a shame, this year has sure changed the bee business, some people see big dollars and just have to get in...
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    Re: Russell's Apiaries

    ive always had good dealings with russell apiaries, like the bees, like the people, and always have been easy to work with, but this year something has changed. they are impossible to contact and...
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    Re: Busy Bees Apiaries

    busy bee apiares got into the trouble they did for several reasons, not knowing the business, trying to take to big of a piece of the market, and there very poor customer relations, knowing your...
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    Re: Busy Bees Apiaries

    resolved
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    Re: Busy Bees Apiaries

    this business and the owner should be shunned out of the bee business, to be treated like this is plain wrong, report him to the bbb it doesnt do alot but its not good, if i dont soon get a response...
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    Re: Busy Bees Apiaries

    im still trying to get them to respond to cancellation of packages, you would think if he cant deliver the merchandise he would try to keep customer service up and running, didnt take him long to...
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    Re: Busy Bees Apiaries

    im curios has anyone actually received bees, sent $500 in february for march 27 delivery, glad i went with different distributors, they are 11 days late already and now (for what its worth) they are...
  20. Thread: Comb Feeding

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    Re: Comb Feeding

    my guess would be you would end up with a mess,and a whole bunch of robbing problems, and if it starts dripping thru the bottom it would probably be an invitation to a host of other insects. im still...
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    Re: Help my new hive swarmed!

    direct release of the queen is not a very good idea, leaving her in the cage gives the whole colony time to adjust
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    Re: TBH Screened Bottom Board

    after i went to screened bottom boards i feel i see a much healtier hive, in florida it was mostly for mites and ventalation, that and cedar smoke from time to time seemed to keep mites in check, in...
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    i did split about a week ago, saw the queen and...

    i did split about a week ago, saw the queen and left her in the old colony for more splits, today i checked new colony and had the same situation capped queen cells on bottom of frame, im guessing...
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    frontline plus does work realy good, but it does...

    frontline plus does work realy good, but it does take a couple of weeks on the first dose but after that if you apply monthly its the best, in florida had 5 dogs i would buy ivomec in a tube for...
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    there used to be an article that i read that...

    there used to be an article that i read that stated cedar chips would help knock off mites, and so in florida i would use cedar chips in the smoker and dust with powdered sugar, not sure if it worked...
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