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    Re: What bee suits you?

    These are the bees I like best.
    Ones that can survive the winter and are alive in the spring.End of story


    BEE HAPPY Jim 134 :)
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    Re: Is this frame ok to reuse?

    Pathfinder

    That mold is terrible. You can send them to New Hampshire I will take care of it for you.Would you like PM shipping information. I probably can help you out with five or six...
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    Re: Open mated Russians and trait loss?

    JC1
    I do hope the best for you of keep you Russians bees.There is a learning curve of keeping Russians than any other bees. I see quite a few statements in this thread there are not even close to...
  4. Re: Conventional Beekeepers Bashing on Treatment Free Beekeepers

    dadaas
    I personally see very little information you can use here to address the problem you have right now.You need a much better definition of what treatment are acceptable to pass the law. Now...
  5. Re: Conventional Beekeepers Bashing on Treatment Free Beekeepers

    dadaas

    What are the terms if you get caught not treating beehives or following bee keeping laws where you live ?
    I do realize you can do anything you want long as you're willing to pay...
  6. Re: Do NOT start another "Honey Flow" thread!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Ian
    Looks like I may have found your original drawings in the United States Patent Office :D

    Check out this patent from 1940 for a hive.
    http://www.freepatentsonline.com/2223561.pdf




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    Re: Mann Lake 5-frame nucs

    Well I guess some people do not like change.I do know one thing I have never seen Rossman
    woodware (with a box joint or finger joint) it has a rabbit a joint. To each their own .


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    Re: Chat Room Closing

    Never seen February over 29 days long :ws:


    BEE HAPPY Jim 134 :)
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    Re: 3rd generation beekeeper from California

    I sure wonder what something great is ?????


    BEE HAPPY Jim 134 :)
  10. Re: Bottom Board, to use or not to use, that is the question?

    All the reports I read from different places some of these are from the USDA and one is from beeinformed screen boards as compared to solid floors there is very little difference in the amount of the...
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    Re: TF and AFB, part deux

    you do realize when they first brought Russians honey bees in to this country they were on an island seven miles off the coast of Louisiana for 2 or 3 years before they came to the mainland.


    BEE...
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    Re: TF and AFB, part deux

    I have heard from a russian Queen breeder during his open house that the USDA bee lab in Baton Rouge
    this past year or so do have bees that can withstand AFB according to him they put 100 full blown...
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    Re: TF and AFB, part deux

    It looks like we are wasting our money we need to send all the patience with Ebola to Simon Parkers only about 75% of them would die.

    BEE HAPPY Jim 134 :)
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    Re: 30% overwintering losses...is that accurate?

    I can only talk for central New England it was a terrible spring. (Cold & Wet & Cold) Bees did not really get going until second week in May the blossoms controlled by temperature were late. The...
  15. Re: Maxant Extractor reel/basket runout comparison

    My first question is how do I even know if this person even bought a Maxant or not :scratch: ???



    BEE HAPPY Jim 134 :)
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    Re: What size hardware cloth to keep mice out?

    Most of the time if a mouse can get his head in it will fit through.Look like if its back feet is mid air they can't get through LOL

    You use 3 mesh galvanized hardware cloth for mouse guards
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    Re: USPS FAILS at delivering queens

    The way I read the link about you cannot even file a insurance claim for 7 days on priority one day mail.



    BEE HAPPY Jim 134 :)
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    Re: USPS FAILS at delivering queens

    The way I read this post today is only the fourth day ???


    BEE HAPPY Jim 134 :)
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    Re: USPS FAILS at delivering queens

    You are going to receive all 4 Queens by Saturday :eek:


    BEE HAPPY Jim 134 :)
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    Re: Is Roundup as safe as we have been told?

    Justin,.....
    Bees in your part of the country do not collect water or propolis ??? I know for a fact bees collect water and propolis in New England

    BEE HAPPY Jim 134 :)
  21. Re: I am going to need so much advice. Please brace yourselves.

    thehackleguy
    Did you not see this.

    BEE HAPPY Jim 134 :)
  22. Re: I am going to need so much advice. Please brace yourselves.

    IMHO
    I do like your story and of your honesty for your ability. :scratch:
    All I can say is hang on and have some fun beekeeping ;)
    You need to find another way to feed bees other than open...
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    Re: Mann Lake rep here on BSource?

    Acebird .... IMHO...
    This explains a lot of your posts over the past few years. :eek:

    I'm very glad for this post at least I have a reason to buy Maxant. Even if the part is not American...
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    Re: new place to get stung

    Bumble Bees do make honey just no volume ;)
    I also realize it is not the same consistency as it is from honey bees.


    BEE HAPPY Jim 134 :)
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    Re: Native honey bees?

    First of all honey bees are not indigenous to North America or South AmericaI really can't tell by your picture if it's a honey bee or not it. Definitely a pollinating insect there are about 20,000...
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