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    Re: no brood in hive, but plenty of bees

    OK. I'll give some leeway. As with most things, it can vary a little. Thanks again.
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    Re: no brood in hive, but plenty of bees

    Thanks for the "bee calendar". I haven't done any splits yet. This will be my first, so the week by week check list is very helpful.
    Heidi
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    Re: no brood in hive, but plenty of bees

    I like the idea of adding another box under the existing super and checkerboarding. Do the frames have to be drawn out, or can I put in new frames with foundation for them to draw out?
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    Re: no brood in hive, but plenty of bees

    Thanks, I realized that yesterday when I was posting this stuff. It all blurs together. I am always nervous about squashing the queen when I go through the hive. This is my 2nd summer of...
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    Re: no brood in hive, but plenty of bees

    I think that my other hive is in pretty much the same situation, however, there was some capped over brood that I saw on Sunday when I was extracting, but again, I didn't see anything that was...
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    Re: no brood in hive, but plenty of bees

    Too late, I went out and put some of the newly extracted frames down in the brood chamber to give her some room to lay, but many of the newly extracted frames already had some honey in them. And I...
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    Re: no brood in hive, but plenty of bees

    If they swarm before the new queen hatches, could I have destroyed the new queen when I removed all of the cells?
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    no brood in hive, but plenty of bees

    I went through one hive last week to see how things were going. It has 2 deep brood chambers, a medium super, and a small super. I didn't extract honey last year because I wasn't sure how much...
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