Search:

Type: Posts; User: North Bee

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Pickens County, South Carolina Beekeepers Course

    The Pickens County Beekeepers Association (PCBA) will be offering an introductory beekeeping class in February. The four Saturday sessions will cover all of the information needed for anyone to...
  2. Replies
    6
    Views
    797

    Re: Hiving a large swarm

    I went to the Clemson Summer Bee meeting last weekend and asked a few folks there how they would handle this situation. Most folks said to remove the comb from the cover and use chicken wire or...
  3. Replies
    6
    Views
    797

    Hiving a large swarm

    Greetings:

    As a 2nd-year beekeeper, I hadn't had the opportunity to catch a swarm until two weeks. When I went to visit one of my hives that is about 45 minutes from home for an inspection, I was...
  4. Replies
    1
    Views
    621

    Re: Hello from South Central PA

    Welcome, ShawnR.

    I was in your area a month ago. Came to PA to visit relatives in York and decided to drive up to see some folks I know that live just north of Carlisle. It is a pretty area with...
  5. Replies
    4
    Views
    800

    Re: Hello from North Western PA

    Chris,

    I grew up north of Pittsburgh and spent a good bit of time in Chautauqua County growing up. I went through your area a few weeks ago and the goldenrod looked great. It is just starting...
  6. Replies
    4
    Views
    666

    Re: Requeening with a nuc

    AR,

    Thanks again. We'll give it a try and see what happens. The new queen should be here tomorrow or Thursday.

    Jeff
  7. Replies
    4
    Views
    666

    Re: Requeening with a nuc

    Thanks, AR.

    Of course, your answers lead to more questions. First, since these bees have been working on drawing out the comb this summer, I don’t have any completely empty, drawn out frames to...
  8. Replies
    4
    Views
    666

    Requeening with a nuc

    Greetings!

    I am a first-year beekeeper with two colonies in the upstate of South Carolina. One colony is great and I hope to overwinter it with the queen and use that colony to make some splits...
  9. Replies
    1
    Views
    484

    Hello from Upstate South Carolina

    Greetings, everyone.

    I just want to say hello and that I really enjoy this forum. I have been lurking for a month or so, but it's now time to say hello and post a few questions I have about...
Results 1 to 9 of 9