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    Re-Queening has Worked So Far...

    Early last month, I showed a short video of my small hive:
    http://www.beesource.com/forums/showthread.php?t=233278

    I got a lot of advice on what to do. Thanks to everyone! I decided to spring...
  2. Re: Dadant Cut Comb Foundation in the Heat and Pollen Subs

    I have read about the foundationless approach and think I will do that when I do put the super on.
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    Re: Short video on bees and beekeeping

    Great little video! Thanks for sharing with us. I look fwd to more advice (ie video's and pictures) from a master beekeeper in the future!
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    Re: What sugar to feed bees with?

    Hi, I was just reading a great resource for feeding bees here: http://www.bushfarms.com/beesfeeding.htm You may have already read it, due to the comment about the solids...

    If feeding sugar, he...
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    Re: What is this flower?

    Can u post a picture?
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    Re: How's the hiving looking?

    Anyone know if introducing a queen to a laying worker hive will be a waste of time? Are they going to kill the queen? If this doesn't work out, what should I do with the frames full of honey and...
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    Re: Our first jar of honey!

    Congradulations! Honey is so yummy!
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    Re: How's the hiving looking?

    Does anyone have an opinion on keeping those large superceed cells, if that's what they are, or knocking them off the frames?
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    Re: How's the hiving looking?

    I saw this happen about 2-3 weeks ago. There seemed to be less bees... Then I saw small, undeveloped bees being drug out of the hive. That seems to have stopped, but now.... well you see. I have a...
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    Re: How's the hiving looking?

    AH!!!!!!!!! Thanks all of you. I have gotten a response like this on YouTube also... I am ordering a Queen today. I noticed way less bees about a 2 weeks ago... I guess this is why.

    Thanks...
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    How's the hiving looking?

    I put up another short video on Youtube.

    Thanks for all the constructive ideas and thoughts!
  12. Re: Dadant Cut Comb Foundation in the Heat and Pollen Subs

    right on, thanks! I'll give it a shot. What are you saying "starter strip"? I don't understand that.
  13. Re: Dadant Cut Comb Foundation in the Heat and Pollen Subs

    Hi Thanks for the reply. I got these Wedge Top Bar Frames.
  14. Dadant Cut Comb Foundation in the Heat and Pollen Subs

    Hi all,

    I got a super and some Cut comb foundation from Dadant a while ago. I finally put the super on and after a day in the heat the foundation was folded down towards the brood. Is there a step...
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    Re: More First Flights

    Do you have any clue why they are doing that? I like your box colors! Great idea.
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    Re: First Look in the Hive

    I just wrote a reply to you and closed the browser without posting it... BAH!

    Back to it! :doh:

    The bees seem mellow, I don't bug them to much, just go out and watch them fly around. I even...
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    First Look in the Hive

    I thought you guys might be able to offer me some advice or comments by seeing my little video.

    I'm just learning about the bees, but LOVING it! I have a super coming soon and am going to put...
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