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    Re: New Beek need help

    Thanks for all the input. I have located a local source fro mated queens and will be picking up two this week.

    Plan to revert to quart jar feeders through the tops.

    Greg
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    New Beek need help

    Posted this in an other post. But may not have been the right section. New bee keeper and have three hives had four but one got robbed last week and lost a queen maybe two. Combined the two weak...
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    Re: Gulf Coastal Queens from eggs/brood

    I don't wish to highjack this thread but have a question. New bee keeper and have three hives had four but one got robbed last week and lost a queen maybe two. Combined the two weak hives not...
  4. Thread: Dead Bees

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    Dead Bees

    I have two hives and Monday afternoon I found one hive robbing the other which was weak. I closed both hives up with screens and decided to keep them locked up because I had planned to move them...
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    Re: Getting robbed

    I had a robbing incident three weeks ago, one of my two hives was taking advantage of it's weaker neighbor. They took everything and killed the queen before I realized what was happening. (lesson...
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    Re: Bees removing Pupa

    Thanks for the replies

    The hive has been treated for mites and no sign of SHB. They have put in a lot of honey and may be making room or cleaning up until they get a queen. My thoughts were...
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    Bees removing Pupa

    Why would bees remove pupa from the hive. I have one hive that is doing this. The queen has swarmed and they have a capped queen cell. Could they be making room for honey storing? There is larva...
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    Re: New from North Florida

    Thanks to everyone for the warm welcome. I've learned a lot in the past two months. I live in the most dense population of Tupelo gum trees in Florida, maybe the south. This area is noted for it's...
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    Re: New from North Florida

    Mbeck

    They are smarter than me!!! :pinch: I'm just happy to see I still have bees, I'm still overwhelmed with just two hives. And if I get away without a stings I'm really happy (they got me...
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    Re: New from North Florida

    Yes I met Jeff several months ago. Was planning to get my bees in the spring but work schedule delayed my plans. I need to call him and set up an inspection day. I checked the hive I had to...
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    New from North Florida

    Hello

    I'm new to bee keeping, have two hives and learning. Just recently found this forum and look forward to learning and sharing with others. I'm in North Florida in the middle of Tupelo gum...
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