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    Sticky: Re: Please Post your Swarm Dates?

    mmm. i keep getting E-Mail on when are my swam date , i have Africanized (AHB) bees they dont believe in swarm date they swarm year round none stop , believe me they do
  2. Re: Christmas Day Orientation Flights - 3 of 5 hives at same time

    nice setup , love those stands too
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    Re: First year hive swarming?

    no i have not fed my bees either been raining like crazy here we have alot of trees that bears fruits and product flowers for the bees on tree had like a swarn in it but it was lots of bees like 1k...
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    Re: First year hive swarming?

    i have AHB where i live at, got them dec 2012 off a tree and since then on my warri hive with two super deep (16 inch) they had swarm at lease 4 times and the year is still not over! i have 5 colonys...
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    Re: What is your bees' favorite flower?

    here in PR my bees are AHB and they love the palm flower when they are in blown there alway like 100 to 200 bee on them,6278
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    Re: Newbee - Lost hive

    could bees from one another colony really move to another ? maybe this could happen with new hives but not the one that been around for a while.
  7. Re: how soon after egg is laid do they cap the cell?

    nice link since i work with AHB i have to subtract at lease 3 days from the date it Generated
  8. Re: So confused and frustrated..I feel like giving up.

    wow guy, in texas they have a whole lot of people who are expert beekeeper , you should get to know some so in the time of trouble you have people who has been doing this for years help you out ,...
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    Re: When should I take vacation?

    bees been taking care of themself for thousands of year im sure they wont miss you for 9 days , enjoy, =)
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    Re: Is it the queen

    i listen up , i have a friend who live in your country and he a expert beekeeper his name is Bokelo Samir he is one of the nices guy you will ever meet and he will most likey help you out getting...
  11. Thread: No Queen

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    Re: No Queen

    hi , if the queen left did she leave any egg if she did the worker could make the egg into a queen once they find out there no queen
  12. Re: Need a little adivce on wheter to split or leave alone

    i think everyone is telling you to do the split not rearanging your hive , if i was you i will do it today as soon as possable or you will lose half of your bees!:lookout:
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    Re: My observation hive is built and hung.

    that is plain awesome , beat having a marine fish tank !!
  14. in a swarm is there alway a queen in a ball of bees ???

    hey guys got a softball size swarm from a tree the other day , my question is , is it a sure thing that a queen is in

    the middle of that ball of bees???? reason i ask is someone told me the swarm...
  15. in a swarm is there alway a queen in a ball of bees ???

    hey guys got a softball size swarm from a tree the other day , my question is , is it a sure thing that a queen is in

    the middle of that ball of bees???? reason i ask is someone told me the swarm...
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    Re: swarm moved into trap yesterday

    First of all a big congrats on your capture of your first swarm, leave them there for a few days , so far you did everything right ,when you move them do it at night and put some branches in front of...
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    Re: Advice on killing a hive

    glad you didnt have to kill them , like it or not mean bees are the best producers and mites killers too boot . they dont take any crap.also they build comb at a amazing speed, also they had a...
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    Re: Do Honey Bee Queens Growl?

    Queen just telling everyone she a beast!!
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    Re: Warre Winter and Honey

    yes add that box or before you know it they will swarm on you because it got a little crowded remember a warr hive is only half what a lang is , put the box!
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    Re: Best Time to Split Hives

    too make it easy i wait to i see some queen cells and remove them with some frames to a noc and with frame with honey everything else they could do on there own
  21. Re: Should I be disappointed or am I impatient

    its still a little early at your location to expect anything big , wait for the end of the month
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    Re: I have brood yay!!

    BIG CONGRATS!, hope you have more blood soon
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    Re: here's a question for everyone ...........

    did you have first hand with the AHB? where i am at, all bees are 100% africanized they gentle as a swarm and as gentle as EHBs once they build comb in the hive , so plz stop putting the title that...
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    Re: here's a question for everyone ...........

    i think this all depends on first , have you seen or hear of any swarms actively in your area? from last year was their many or just a few , if just a few or none.then go get the bees from the south...
  25. Things are really getting bad this year , for bees and beekeeper , and higher price

    this year there is a big shortage of bees for the state of ca for the almonds plantation and the price of bees going up to $200 ...
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