Type: Posts; User: Sonoramic413
I have the Quincy QT5 /80 gallon with a RapidAir max line plumbed system throughout the barn/workshop. It doesn't have the automatic condesate purge, but they can be added. My cooling loop with...
Watch for them bringing in pollen.
Yes sir. I was happy to share.
I believe it says 34 hives fit per truck and three trucks were prepared to start the trip.
I am unfamiliar with the biomechanics of it, but it seems it would rub you raw after awhile.
I noticed the queen catcher too!
Also what appears to my uneducated eye to be a powered bee brush they passed the frames through when pulling honey.
I stumbled across this video of a migratory operation in South Korea. In it is some interesting equipment including a landing board that is also used to close up the hives before moving. ...
I have a similar setup to Lburou. The exception being I use harbor freight nylon straps like a ratchet strap , except they have a buckle mechanism instead. I run one per hive around the hive and the...
Or all these damaged cargo containers I see rolling north on trains and trucks..
I've heard that and I'm confused. . Didn't they cross rainforests to get here?
I will do that. Thank you
I use a two part epoxy in my mesquite woodworking that is food safe once cured.. Has anyone used epoxy or something similar to fill the voids in plastic frames that hive beetles enjoy so much?
I checked many mesquite trees over the weekend and found a lot of them have both immature seed pods and immature flower panicles.. That second bloom is right around the corner.
Baithive occupied June 4 or 5. 76036
I've done a little reading on the sunflowers and it seems a mixed bag.. I'm just glad its there to help give them something to eat for the time being .
Still a lot of indian blanket blooming here, but definitely on the backside of the curve.i noticed a few horsemint flowers last weekend but the bulk is yet to come.. Local farmer has 200 acres of...
Swarm moved into a baithive 6-2-14. Third swarm in the same tree in just over 2 weeks.
Those are nice!
Do/did you have to use a dedicated smoker or clean out the used smoker before reusing ?
There was no diesel or charge in the West, Tx fertilizer plant explosion last year..
Did you go with their All American or their Buckfast line?
I believe ODFrank uses some jumbo equipment. . Perhaps he will step in and comment when he has time.
2nd baithive of the season occupied May 29th .
Entire fields are solid red with blanket flowers here and buzz when you stand in them..