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    Father-in-Law at the ER

    Well today I learned a very valuable lesson and I want to pass it on. Sorry if it is in the wrong forum, please delete if it is.
    This evening I was checking a swarm I caught on the 1st of Sept. ...
  2. Re: Bees crawling in front of hive/falling off hive

    I would have to agree with Ken. Bee tea?! I am curious to see a picture of this material on the hive. Got any pictures?
  3. Re: Has anyone done business with Steve Coy in Missisippi/Alabama?

    Sqkcrk,
    Was just stating that because when they register the hives with the state and they do an inspection the law says they have the right to quarantine them.
  4. Re: Has anyone done business with Steve Coy in Missisippi/Alabama?

    Western,
    Just a heads up about your state inspections, they could quarantine your nucs so make sure you have the information avalible from whom you got the nucs from.
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    Re: Hive Beetle Question

    Ken,
    Are you using just regular table salt or rock salt? And do you pour it on the ground so much that you can see the white of the salt?
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    Re: Honey Prices in your part?

    Dan, where do you get your jars from?
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    Re: Cells between frames?

    JRB,
    That was really the answer I was looking for. I do remove the comb when it seems like I'm going to smash bees but I have thought when they tear open that I can see the pupae I could check for...
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    Cells between frames?

    Between the top box and bottom box along the frame edges,the bees are building comb. Should
    I remove this? It is where in the top box bottom of the frame is close to the bottom box top of the...
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    North Georgia Bee Thieves

    Just wanted to get the word out to the people in the north georgia area with bee yards to be on the lookout. Apparently, some persons are "vaccuming" out bees from the hives while no one is around. ...
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    Re: Honey Bee Counter - Live Data

    Nice job.
    Hydronics, you ever thought of using a pic chip so you could make a longer tunnel to weigh the bees before and after arrival? Next thing is putting a PLC on the side of the hive with...
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    Re: Looking for person who sold me Nucs

    Ben,
    You can find him at www.beebabys.com. I haven't seen him on here lately, but his number is posted on the site.
  12. Re: Bees crowding front entrance at night part II with picture

    Thanks! The weather here is getting into the 90's this week, so it is warmer than it has been. I have a screened bottom and the lid of the box is wedged open for air flow...anything else I could do...
  13. Bees crowding front entrance at night part II with picture

    Is this normal? Every night they start out this way and expand up the outside of the box maybe anotherr 2 inches by morning.2287
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    Re: Bees guarding the entrance?

    Thanks for the information. I went out this morning before work to check them out, but forgot the camera. I'll post a picture so everyone can see. I believe they are just catching up on gossip...
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    Bees guarding the entrance?

    For the past few late evenings(dark) I have been out by my hive and have seen that the bees are lined up on the bottom board and in the entrance so thick you can't really see the wood underneath. ...
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    Re: Coyotes in the City

    I am in Tucker, not far from you and the coyote problem is not as bad as the problem I have had with a fox. Apparently foxes like sugar water....I don't know why. I have had to make sure the yard...
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    Re: getting my....butt kicked

    Without challenges life wouldn’t be worth living …right? I think we can all understand the need to rant. Best of luck to you and I never listen to my doctor, although she is also my wife, but that...
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    Re: Screened bottom board..when to remove?

    Thanks everyone for your input. After reading everyones posts I removed my bottom board sleeve. It is plastic and could be useful doing mite counts. The plastic material is the kind that people...
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    Screened bottom board..when to remove?

    I have a new colony that I just started last Friday and they are doing well. I have a screened bottom board with the panel that is removable on right now so it is closed. When do you remove the...
  20. Thread: H.T.Krantz

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    H.T.Krantz

    Since I'm new to beekeeping and thought the information would be useful to others, I wanted to share my experience about my recent order with H.T. Krantz. I have ordered all of my woodenware from...
  21. Re: 1st solo inspection 6 days after nuc install

    What works, works. Harbor Freight....I might have to pick me up some.
  22. Re: 1st solo inspection 6 days after nuc install

    Looks good. How are those gloves when working with the hive?
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    Re: 2012 Looking Better

    Glad to hear that things are better. FYI, the first picture, my wife wanted it saved for her desktop. She tells me you need to start making greeting cards. Awesome pictures.
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    Re: Day 10, First Inspection, All Foundationless

    Everything looks really good. The pictures are top quality. And thanks for the pictures...those show the new people what to look for.
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    New Beekeeper Tucker GA(Atlanta)

    Hello everyone, it seems like I have been reading this forum for years in prep for beekeeping. Finally joined since I am getting my bees. If anyone is in the Atlanta area and needs help with any...
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