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  1. Thread: Grants ?

    by sailing718
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    Re: Grants ?

    I know the carl hayden bee reaserch web site has some information and programs you can run for beekeeper managment regarding costs as well as loans ect. I know its not what your looking for but may...
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    Re: Perco Frames Cleaning?

    Well , will replace them in a new hive and see what shakes out? I guess ithe the bees dont want to draw on the frams im not out a whole lot. Thanks all
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    Re: whats up with the shipping cost?

    well I did some checking and remove all my items form the list and just kept the 6 metal covers which the cost from dadant was 46 or so dollars and the shippin they calculated to be 20.00 and est...
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    Re: whats up with the shipping cost?

    Well I I was buying queen cups and 100 clear queen cages and a pair of sicssors and 6 sheet metal tops and a plastic grafting tool. the tops i can see being about 17.00 to ship the rest you could...
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    Perco Frames Cleaning?

    I had a a few perco frames tha had dead brood due to a cold snap in a nuc hive and the larve were emerging when they died. I scraped the frames freeof most of the comb and dead brood. Should I boil...
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    Re: Post Your Bloom Dates - 2011

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    Prickly Pear Cactus, Keosote Bushes,Texas Rangers and assorted Wild Flowers
  7. Thread: Grants ?

    by sailing718
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    Re: Grants ?

    You should check out the department of agriculture in your area or ther is a web site called grants.gov you may have to do a web serch also you should check out the bee research websites.
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    Carl Hayden Bee Research

    was on the Carl Hayden Bee Reasearch site and found som intresting thing for beekeepers as well as a way to track varrola populations and a few other things should check it out....
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    whats up with the shipping cost?

    I was on a few site looking for goods and was placin an order for some stuff the cost was about 100.00 and est. weight about at most 10lbs when completing the orde was to ship by UPS ground for...
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    Queen Reaing Box

    I am smi new to the mass production of queens and this is my frist go round! I have constructed a Queen Rearing Box the size of a standard Nuc. I split it down the center and made a modified queen...
  11. Thanks all for your warm wether welcome!

    Thank you all so much for your warm weater wealcome and your encouragement on my queen rearing endevor ..hehehe. I have found some useful threads here in the fourms and I will share my sucesses and...
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    Re: bees tearing down cells?

    Intresting?.. I have no real expertise in rasing queens other than in a queen less hive. I thought you remove the cells and bank them till they emerge?
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    Re: diameter of JZBZ queen cage tube

    I Im thinking on banking queens my self, I havent found much on the web as to the construction of a bank but have been thinking on using a queen cage like the ones sold by Dadant due to it having a...
  14. Re: What's Your Experience Been With Hiving Small Swarms

    I have caught alot of swarms mostly from my own bees at the neighbors home or bushes around my haves usally I put them in a nuc and place them away from larger hives to prevent raiding. I kill the...
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    Hello From Wickenburg, AZ.

    Been a bee keeper for 3 years now and expanding my hives and education. Looking to strat rearing my own queens. :eek:
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