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    Re: Quick and easy Beeswax Lip Balm

    Glad you liked it! I'm a bit behind on videos lately, but I have a lot of footage from this summer that I need to post soon. Cheers!
  2. The Bees are Out and about (and one with pollen)

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ISh1OJaw3Ek

    Above is a short video I made yesterday to show the bees flying around the hive. I'm really anxious to get inside this hive and see how they're doing,...
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    Re: Made the front page of the local paper

    Great write up and picture, Johnnie. Did you contact the paper for a large copy of that photo? It's hang-on-your-wall worthy in my opinion.
  4. Thread: 3 Deep Hives

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    Re: 3 Deep Hives

    Not at all. This was an extremely gentle colony.
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    Re: Best time to open hives

    Hey JoeCool, I'm from Kitchener. I would wait until the weather is at least +10 Celsius and on a non-windy day as hilreal mentioned.

    I have only peaked in the very top of my hive this year, as...
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    Re: 3 Deep Hives

    I just finished my first season using 3 deeps and so far it was successful. I did not use a queen excluder and in the top box, I used 50% foundationless frames (alternated).

    The only problem with...
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    Re: So far so good. Successful overwinter?

    Thanks Splatt and Keth. I am definitely cautious about Nosema, and I hope that's not what the streaking indicates. I took a look at an apiary not too far away and they had similar streaking. I hope...
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    So far so good. Successful overwinter?

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UToAxTbgeRw

    Here's a video that I took last week. I don't want to speak too soon, but it does look like my bees have overwintered. I will only consider this a...
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    Re: Hello from Kitchener, ON

    Lol. I remember that. I was the other person who had said that the alarm pheromone smells like bananas. I had your back.

    Don't know where she gets "blue cheese" from. :P
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    Re: Hello from Kitchener, ON

    Very cool. I was at the last GRBA meeting too. (Came a few mins late and had to get my own chair.)

    Yes, I'm getting excited about this warm weather and can't wait for the little ladies to start...
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    Re: Hello from Kitchener, ON

    Hey Dennis. You're from Kitchener as well? Do you go to any association meetings?
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    Re: Quick and easy Beeswax Lip Balm

    No problem! I'm glad you like it.
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    Quick and easy Beeswax Lip Balm

    I recently made a video showing how to make some beeswax lip balm in the quickest and easiest way possible. Using only 3 ingredients, you can make lip balm in your microwave in under 5 mins.

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    Hello from Kitchener, ON

    Hi there.

    This is my second year beekeeping. Last year I had a single Langstroth hive, but this year, I'm hoping to expand to a second Langstroth as well as a Top Bar Hive (3 colonies total).

    I...
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