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    Re: New England Bee Keepers0

    We had a bee club meeting this week, most beekeepers lost bees . I have lost 1 out of 5 hives so far. One of our better most experienced beekeeper lost 7 out of 9 hives. Up here in Maine at my house...
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    Re: 8 Frame deeps for brood boxes

    Hi Anne, This winter I went into with Five hives. I haven't found any extra trouble with 8 Frame Deeps with Shallow honey Supers.
    over 10 frame. 8 frame much easier to handle. At Honey time I...
  3. Thread: Newbee in Maine

    by LarryG
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    Re: Newbee in Maine

    Welcome, I'm also new to beekeeping this year. I've got two packages as well as one nuc coming next week. Good luck to you. Hope you enjoy this as much as I am.
  4. Thread: New Hives

    by LarryG
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    Re: New Hives

    Today I installed my first Package, Went well except when I took off the strap on the queen cage I pinched a bee and go stung. No big deal my fault, but I'm excited about the whole process. Went...
  5. Thread: Hi from Maine

    by LarryG
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    Re: Hi from Maine

    Hi Woodsy, These were unassembled but I enjoyed assembling the pieces. I don't know if Humble Abode would assemble the units or what the cost would be.
  6. Thread: Hi from Maine

    by LarryG
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    Re: Hi from Maine

    Hi Woodsy, I just got 7 deeps,and 7medium Boxes plus 50 medium and 50 deep Frames and got all budget level from Humble Abode. Everything was in great shape and fit together well with no problems. I...
  7. Thread: Hi from Maine

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    Re: Hi from Maine

    Hi Woodsy, I'm new this year and I'm going to use2 8 Frame Deeps for brood and mediums for Honey. I've read a lot and and some people say three mediums equal 2 deeps. Hope this helps
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    Re: 8 Frame deeps for brood boxes

    Thanks guys, I thought 8 frame deeps would work fine but being new I just needed some reassurance about the fact that I wanted to use 8 frame deeps. Thanks again.
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    8 Frame deeps for brood boxes

    Hi I'm new at beekeeping and this spring I would like to start three colonies. I have assembled 6 8 Frame deeps and 6 8 frame mediums. My plan is to put a package I got ordered into an 8 Frame deep...
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    Re: Hello from Maine 1 hour past Bangor

    Hi Pete glad you checked out this Forum, lots of good information, see you at next meeting. I'm sure we'll talk before then.
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    New beekeeper from Maine

    Hi All, I enjoy Beesource forum greatly. I will be a new beekeeper in the spring. I have always been interested in raising bees, the right time to do this is now for me. I have read everything that I...
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