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    Re: bees with small eyes

    I wouldn't worry about it until they have a laser beam on there head!
  2. Thread: Will it work?

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    Re: Will it work?

    So right now the bees can come and go without going threw the box? If so no it isn't going to work, if not then it may but could take a wile. It sounds like you have all the time in the world good...
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    Re: Bring out your dead

    Best movie of all time!!!
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    Re: Bring out your dead

    it has slowed down but non of the rest of my hives are doing this. That was my only concern.
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    Bring out your dead

    I went to one of my smaller hives the other day and they were bringing out larva with no color just white.Have yall seen this? All i can figure is they are pulling out drones trying to get ready for...
  6. Thread: Bee retrieval

    by saltcube
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    Re: Bee retrieval

    If you haven't done it yet give me a call i may be able to help im in athens so not to far away!! Steve 706-540-5804....... Just picked up a swarm this morning. got to love free bees!!
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    Re: A kinder more gentle Bee Vac

    i just made one with a 5 gal bucket and a pece of electrical conduit put the vac hose at the top of the bucket threw a board had a screen on top of the bucket (with the board on top of the screen...
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    Re: cleaning honey frames

    i wouldn't put them near the hive just put it 20 or 30 feet away and you should be fine
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    well it finaly happend

    After a trip to Lowe's last night the fam and i made an extractor and harvested our first honey off of our bees that we hived last July. It was a blast the wife turned on the bee movie so the kids...
  10. Thread: Ticks!!!!

    by saltcube
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    If at all possible get some guineas they eat...

    If at all possible get some guineas they eat ticks and chiggers i don't have a problem with them. If not i can work the girls with "off" on and they don't seem to mind.
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    i don't remember the last time i put a full Peace...

    i don't remember the last time i put a full Peace of foundation in a frame.....
    well maybee it was last year seeing that was my first year as a beek:) but this year i cut all starter strips for my...
  12. Thread: brood boxes

    by saltcube
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    you can add what ever you like the bees are going...

    you can add what ever you like the bees are going to use it how ever they like unless you put on a q/excluder witch i wouldn't do. let them use it how they wont to i would go with a med or deep one...
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    when you move them put some branches in front of...

    when you move them put some branches in front of the hive to make them reoriented. i did the same thing about 3 months ago and left a new hive at old location so anyone returning to old spot had a...
  14. Thread: oh no

    by saltcube
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    i did the same thing not to long ago put a branch...

    i did the same thing not to long ago put a branch or something in front of your hive to make them reset there gps for new home. it well take a day or two i left a new hive at the old spot and moved...
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    if you don't want to spend the rest of your life...

    if you don't want to spend the rest of your life beekeeping don't do research on them it's addictive thats how i got started:doh:
  16. Thread: move

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    move

    i had to move my hive out form under a big tree and across my yard to get them away from my drive way. i did this last night after dark when i left this morning they were back over at the old spot...
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    i have a pickle jar from a nearby restaurant i...

    i have a pickle jar from a nearby restaurant i guess it's 2 to 2.5 gal or so glass with a metal lid so you know it wont come off it works like a champ. i just went and asked if they had an old jar...
  18. Thread: Raccoons

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    "I caught the first opossum in a live trap, and...

    "I caught the first opossum in a live trap, and drowned it in the creek. THAT was NOT quick.":lpf:

    me and you would get along grate thats the way i like to deer hunt but I've found that a canteen...
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    I've never met a dot that i liked. Me and a...

    I've never met a dot that i liked. Me and a partner were going to SC to fix a water leek in a 2500 with a SMALL excavator (rubber tracks) in towe. Got puled over in SC after 20 to 30 min he came back...
  20. Thread: New camera

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    the problem is he cant find the on button;) but...

    the problem is he cant find the on button;) but will be :popcorn:
  21. Thread: Feeding

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    I'm new to beekeeping but I've left 1 to 1 on top...

    I'm new to beekeeping but I've left 1 to 1 on top of my one hive all winter. I have an empty box on top of my hive with an old pickle jar in it upside down with small holes in the lid. (so far so...
  22. Thread: first split

    by saltcube
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    thanks for the reply i have a lot of reading to...

    thanks for the reply i have a lot of reading to do be for i try this. i would love to give my dad some bees for his garden. wish me luck!!
  23. Thread: first split

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    but if i were not to introduce a queen would they...

    but if i were not to introduce a queen would they make one or would they just die off?
  24. Thread: first split

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    first split

    I'm a year old beekeeper so to speak and would love to make a split. I've read that sometimes when doing this if you put a new queen in with your split that they will kill her and make there on. so...
  25. Thread: New Queen?

    by saltcube
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    No nothing inside! there were three of them all...

    No nothing inside! there were three of them all about 2 inches apart or so but what ever was in there is out now:eek:
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