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    Re: removing hive from a house

    Whatch videos

    Six Twenty Eight Dirtrooster on Youtube
    JP The Beeman
  2. Thread: First Cut Out

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    Re: First Cut Out

    Read lots of post here in Beesource and watch youtube.
  3. Thread: Queens Released

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    Re: Queens Released

    This was a split and both hives were queenless for 24 hours. When I checked the hives today the new queens were released and I saw them but I also found a few cups with larvae and a few that were...
  4. Thread: Queens Released

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    Re: Queens Released

    OK so these Queens were mated, I got them from a local beek are you saying it still could take 10 days for her to start laying? What about the queen cells that may pop up?
  5. Thread: Queens Released

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    Queens Released

    Went into the hives today to see if the queens had been released. Found both had been released and I did find them in the hives. However I had a few questions, I really couldn't find any eggs but it...
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    Re: Split & Re-Queening

    She's gone...

    http://www.beesource.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=19556&stc=1
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    Re: Split & Re-Queening

    I installed one new queen in the split, was looking for the queen in the queen right hive but could not find her and the girls were on me like a cheap suit so my second queen is hanging out with me...
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    Re: Split & Re-Queening

    Well I did do the split this morning I found the queen and she was in the upper box, the funny thing is the bees in the upper box were fairly nice when I started looking in the bottom box that's when...
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    Re: Split & Re-Queening

    They will definitely be caged I'm going with pinching the old queen Saturday afternoon/night going to get new queens Sunday morning and then split and requeen them. Will keep an eye on how the bees...
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    Split & Re-Queening

    OK folks so if you have read any of my latest post I've been wanting to split my hive, I originally was going to introduce a virgin into the split. After rethinking my options since the mother hive...
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    Re: Split with Virgin Queen?

    If I do a walk away split and let the bees make their own queen is another thought. However I only have one hive and no other bees around (as far as I know) I have plenty of drones in this hive is it...
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    Split with Virgin Queen?

    I have the opportunity to get a Virgin queen, and was going to make a split on my hive this weekend. I know I need to make sure that when I split them that the "old" queen can't be in the "new"...
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    Getting in the hive

    Hi folks, we'll I've not been in the hive for well over a week since the rain has been going on for days. I want to check out the girls to make sure they arn't up to no good. Any suggestions on how...
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    Re: Bee IDentification?

    If your pointing at the one with the grass I would day that is a Drone
  15. Thread: Agressive Girls

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    Re: Agressive Girls

    I'm actually a fairly new beek I had a few hives with a buddy but moved back to my old home town and kinda got away from keeping bees. This year I have a place to keep bees so I started with just one...
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    Re: Agressive Girls

    Got the eye lid sting just standing next to the hive even before I went in it. Came out and nailed me ha ha the shoulder one was after i was going thru the hive. I wear a long sleeve shirt and veil...
  17. Thread: Agressive Girls

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    Re: Agressive Girls

    Day two, got thru the girls today, queen was in the top deep looking good. Bees we're still a little pissy only got stung twice one in the eye lid "ouch" and one in the shoulder. The lower box was...
  18. Thread: Agressive Girls

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    Re: Agressive Girls

    Thanks for the reply, what is on the hive now are two deeps and a medium. They have not even drawn the comb out yet on the medium. When I looked last week there were no swarm cells and when I looked...
  19. Thread: Agressive Girls

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    Agressive Girls

    Probably my own fault but went to the bee yard this morning around 8:00am to weed wacky around the hive. Girls didn't bother me at all, so I decided to do a quick inspection. Lots of brood, eggs, and...
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    Re: anybody want a free swarm

    If you were closet to St. Louis I'd be all over it.. but you 4 hrs away :-)
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    Re: Lots of Drone brood

    http://www.beesource.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=18844&stc=1
    http://www.beesource.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=18845&stc=1
  22. Thread: Plant ID

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    Plant ID

    Hello everyone
    I need some professional help (that's what my wife says all the time) I have attached some pics of flowers that are around my apiary. I do not know what they are and was hoping you...
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    Lots of Drone brood

    Have lots and lots of drone brood, did see worker brood, eggs, larva but no queen. They are bringing in a bunch of bright orange pollen. Everything looks good just concerned that there is to much...
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    Re: 7 Frame Med. Hive Bodies

    That is why I wanted to build a few boxes I found his reasoning to be valid.
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    7 Frame Med. Hive Bodies

    I am wanting to build some 7 frame medium hive bodies like the ones Ralph Jones (YouTube) makes I am assuming the dimensions are 15" wide 19 7/8" long and 6 5/8" high, does that sound about right or...
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