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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    yeah they are tropical species.

    Here is a pic of my new queen.

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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    Honeyflow
    https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7200/13899446969_0afb539a17.jpg
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    Marvin, here's another good reason why we need to reconsider bringing in imported honeybees to our country. It has he potential to wipe-out our native bee species.
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    Stingless bee ready to land
    http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5508/12284335213_35c4280fc3.jpg

    Guard bees on duty
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    Very informative answer Marvin. Thanks! But I guess with the introduction of this imported bees, we still can't take out the possibility of competition in terms of food sources which may affect our...
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    Hi Kidbeeyoz! Yup, I have joined already. Currently, I've just been lurking around the group. I will try to post some of my bees soon.
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    Hi Marvin, that is very much understandable.I guess I'll just have to focus on T. laeviceps since it is very abundant here.

    I just can't understand the reason why UPLB is also raising european...
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    This is exactly what I was looking for. Thanks for sharing the link! I work mainly with stingless bees and hope to find a lot of information there.
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    Oh sorry! I wasn't able to read your location. Is it the carbonaria specie? Your carbanoria is very similar to our biroi specie. Actually, I've been using a lot of australian articles about stingless...
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    Thanks for sharing your story @Kidbeeyoz. I didn't know you have stingless bees in the US! Are these bees native in your place? What species do you have now?
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    The pollen, you will have to take it out manually. Meaning, you have to scoop each pollen pots before pressing and straining the honeypots. That is just my idea paul, the best way to know is to...
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    Hi paul! I still didn't get any info about the seminar. I hope it pushes through. I'll text you as soon as I get confirmation.

    How many colonies did he bought? maybe it's the tetragonula biroi...
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    Thanks for the info Marvin! They're still not selling colonies as of this moment.
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    Honey pots from my tetragonula laeviceps.

    http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3669/11729419893_6ea3a69ba7.jpg
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    I still don't have the exact date. Please PM me your contact number so I could txt you.
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    Are you planning to sell it? I am looking to expand my colony of the biroi specie.
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    Hi marvin! Good to have a fellow kababayan here.:) That's a lot of colonies you captured in a day. Just be careful not to take all of them out in the wild. Where did you put all your 18 colonies? I...
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    It's easy to find stingless bees. They are almost everywhere, even in your backyard. The one you might probably find is the tetragonula laeviceps.

    Is the training still in Davao Oriental? There is...
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    After talking to an expert in Philippine stingless bee (E.J. Robberts), I've found out that I have two different species of stingless bees. The one I bought from Luzon, Philippines was Trigona Biroi...
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    http://farm4.staticflickr.com/3808/11094618956_b463a9765b.jpg
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    You can try ordering a book from UPLB. I have tried asking them of the price, it's about 400 pesos plus shipping fee. I really didn't have any books in me, I just read about stingless bees in the...
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    Trying my luck in baiting a swarm of apis cerana. This hive is based on the japanese hive designed for apis cerana japonica. I hope our native bees will adapt this design.


    No frames unlike the...
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    My first inspection of hive 1

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    http://farm6.staticflickr.com/5550/10468629124_8e2c501887.jpg
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    Where is your mentors farm? I'm also interested in keeping european bees. Hopefully, you could share your experiences and techniques.

    By the way, my bees are just in my backyard currently and...
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    Re: Stingless bees from Philippines

    Thanks! We'll do our best.
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