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  1. Thread: Rite-Cell

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    Thanks for the reply, that makes me feel good...

    Thanks for the reply, that makes me feel good that it works good. I have two boxs of it ,I will put it in my 3 new hives.
    Thanks again .
  2. Thread: Rite-Cell

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    Has anyone used Rite-Cell foundation can you mix...

    Has anyone used Rite-Cell foundation can you mix it with wax foundation. How do the bees except it, I have two boxs of it. I had some old frames that it, and it had seperated from
    the comb,is this a...
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    I think your right,I will wait, if I do split I...

    I think your right,I will wait, if I do split
    I will have new queens or queen cell to deal
    with,I think they have plenty of room,for at least the time until the queens get here. I think I just...
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    I have a problem, I have 3 Queens coming on May...

    I have a problem, I have 3 Queens coming on May 28th. Am going to split 3 hives,but I also want to reverse the hive bodies, should I wait and do it all at once, or do you think getting in twice is...
  5. Thread: permacomb

    by Linwood
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    I would like to here from some folks that use...

    I would like to here from some folks that use permacomb, do you have to do anything to it after awhile, does it come in different sizes, and do the bees like it okay? It sounds like it could be a...
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    Thanks for the reply,I will keep an eye on her .I...

    Thanks for the reply,I will keep an eye on her .I am realy hoping that the carniolan and italian cross will work out for the good.
    Thanks again
    Linwood
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    HI, would anyone know how long it takes a queen...

    HI, would anyone know how long it takes a queen to start laying after she has been mated, I have a nuc that I started, the queen emerged but we have'nt had very good weather for about two weeks...
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    SBB are good,but they have problems I have had...

    SBB are good,but they have problems I have had ant have tried cinnamon,borrax ,wax paper with oil on it,,the ants made house under the paper,I tried duck dape they chew it,I still have ants they are...
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    I have not seen any swarming, but that doesn't...

    I have not seen any swarming, but that doesn't mean they haven't they seem to have
    plenty of bees, and I have not seen any
    swarm cells. We have been in a drought for a couple of years. I am going...
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    Thanks for the replies I will put them into full...

    Thanks for the replies I will put them into
    full sun, I think I will still requeen, had
    a hive in another location same deal with
    some shade and got honey from them.thats why
    I thought I was...
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    sorry . to answer your question I do medicate ...

    sorry . to answer your question I do medicate
    and feed fumidil in the spring. have had no mites and no other problems that I know of.
    Linwood
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    The first year they got everything filled out...

    The first year they got everything filled
    out and was able to get honey enough for
    the winter,the second year I thought they
    were doing fine except they only chewed on
    the supers, and they still...
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    Hi, my question is that my hives are in partial...

    Hi, my question is that my hives are in partial shade, they get morning sun untill
    about 11:00 I have not got honey from them
    in two years since I got them, thought it
    was the drought or the...
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    The reason I ask is a friend wanted to know if...

    The reason I ask is a friend wanted to know
    if other people take it. He knows someone
    who takes a teaspoon full once a day, and
    has no arthritis in his hand but if he misses a couple of days his...
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    Would like to here from those that take pollen...

    Would like to here from those that take pollen for arthritis and other aches and pains. does it really work and does it have
    any draw backs? thank you
  16. Thread: NUC QUEEN

    by Linwood
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    Thanks Dee, for the reply I think I'll take your...

    Thanks Dee, for the reply I think I'll take
    your advice and leave it. I have carniolans
    at the location they are at, I am planning
    on requeening them.this is the third year
    and I have not got any...
  17. Thread: NUC QUEEN

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    I forgot to say that I let the bees make a queen...

    I forgot to say that I let the bees make a
    queen cell them selfs.they do have plenty
    of honey and they have been bringing in pollen. I need to make my mind up because I
    think the queen cell is...
  18. Thread: NUC QUEEN

    by Linwood
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    So if I put my nuc next to the mother I loose my...

    So if I put my nuc next to the mother I loose
    my field bees, but will the new queen still
    be alright with just the nurse bees and the
    new emerging bees? I don't think I got as
    many extra bees in...
  19. Thread: NUC QUEEN

    by Linwood
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    THANKS DEE for reply I thought they would go ...

    THANKS DEE for reply I thought they would go
    back to the old hive,but wasn't sure if it
    was okay.I do want the new queen mated beside
    the mother hive. So I guess I will take them
    down in a day...
  20. Thread: THE Y

    by Linwood
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    THANKS SOL. I will have to look at my frames a...

    THANKS SOL.
    I will have to look at my frames a little
    closer next time. thanks again.
  21. Thread: NUC QUEEN

    by Linwood
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    MY question is I made a nuc 7 days ago, and am...

    MY question is I made a nuc 7 days ago, and
    am letting them make own queen.can I mate
    the new queen by putting it next to the mother hive,from which the eggs came from.
    2nd question ;If I put the...
  22. Thread: THE Y

    by Linwood
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    Question about the Y . what do the bees do if...

    Question about the Y . what do the bees do if
    the Y is inverted. and do you just turn the
    frames around and every thing is okay?
    I have changed frames into other hives but
    did not know that I...
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    Hi, walt thanks for the reply. I guess I wasn't...

    Hi, walt thanks for the reply.
    I guess I wasn't to clear on my question on
    adding a second brood box, I have two hive
    bodies now , with one being their honey supply,and the other for brood. If I...
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    hi,my second year beekeeping and still no honey....

    hi,my second year beekeeping and still no honey. last year i had to feed them to make
    sure they had food for winter, they made it
    fine. did i get my supers on to late? they
    are not doing...
  25. Thread: propolis

    by Linwood
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    Glenn West, thanks for the info I'll try nailing...

    Glenn West, thanks for the info I'll try
    nailing the sides and glue, with alittle
    scrping . thanks again.

    Thanks Richard that does sound logical about
    bees feeling the trees sway, and use more...
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