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    A wind or breeze board should work better in...

    A wind or breeze board should work better in cooler weather.
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    Very bitter honey.

    Very bitter honey.
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    Two years ago Walt came up to central Pa. We...

    Two years ago Walt came up to central Pa. We spent two days going thru my bees. He attended our Center County Beekeepers meeting. He did not have a presentation. It was more like spending time with...
  4. Thread: Drones

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    Walt Wright's son-in-law is going to ask Walt's...

    Walt Wright's son-in-law is going to ask Walt's opinion
  5. Thread: Steve Taber

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    http://www.honeybeegenetics.com/home.html

    http://www.honeybeegenetics.com/home.html
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    Has anybody read about this diet? ...

    Has anybody read about this diet?

    info@hibernationdiet.com
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    2005 PSBS Winter Banquet and Meeting Friday,...

    2005 PSBS Winter Banquet and Meeting
    Friday, November 11& Saturday, November 12 at the Country Cupboard-Best Western, Lewisburg.
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    batteries are made for different uses some have...

    batteries are made for different uses some have high cranking amps for high load useage. If you use these on a fence charger they will not last long. Deep cycle batteries are made for light loads...
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    Hi All, At out monthy meeting yesterday we...

    Hi All,
    At out monthy meeting yesterday we heard a report from a beekeeper selling honey at a flea market. People at the market were asking about the safety of honey, due to the mite problems....
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    Hi all, I have seen honeybess on low wild...

    Hi all,
    I have seen honeybess on low wild ground cover blueberries, called rabbiteye around here. I have never seen them on low or high bush types.
    The blueberries in Maine are the low ground...
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    My advise would be to cut the 7 5/8 Western boxes...

    My advise would be to cut the 7 5/8 Western boxes down to 6 5/8 Illinois boxes. Expensive to ship back and exchange. Same with the frames.
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    from the studies I have seen and my observations...

    from the studies I have seen and my observations in a small study I was involved in. I don't know if we will ever have a set number. To many variables. Location of hive in yard seems to make a...
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    find frame with queen, set aside. Shake nurse...

    find frame with queen, set aside. Shake nurse bees off of brood frames into a paper bag. Use 1/2 cup measure to scoop 1/2 cup of bees. Place bees into jar with 1/4 cup powder sugar. Install screen...
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    Hi Sara, your fog should be white, if your fog is...

    Hi Sara, your fog should be white, if your fog is blue it is probably to hot. Practice with your fogger to get the white fog. Don't put your hand in front of the fogger, the fogger can turn into a...
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    Light you smoker and smoke the skunked dog,...

    Light you smoker and smoke the skunked dog, before you use tomato juice. I never tried this it might be a old beekeeper story.
    Rick
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    I have heard that the have a tendency to pick at...

    I have heard that the have a tendency to pick at each others toes.

    rick
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    put the small end into the queen cage. set the...

    put the small end into the queen cage. set the large end over the queen on the frame. wait till she starts up the tube. hold finger over large end or insert cork.

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  18. Thread: NEW GUY :)

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    contact J.Lee Miller, County Extension Director,...

    contact J.Lee Miller, County Extension Director, 1000 Third Street Suite 102, Beaver, Pa 15009. 724-774-3003 for beekeeping information in your area.

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  19. Thread: Dark Honey

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    It sounds like you have Japanese bamboo honey,...

    It sounds like you have Japanese bamboo honey, The Hive and the Honey Bee on pg.482, call it Japanese knotweed, Mexican bamboo (Polygonum cuspidatum). It blooms the first week of August in central...
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