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    orange field compensation ?

    Hello I want to place 20 colonies in the Orange fields in ca ,but I do not know how much I should pay for it to ne worth it or what percentage of honey is appropriate,has anyone here done this in my...
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    Re: worst winter ever?

    I'm in ca so I'm stuck in virus central can't do much about it, I'm hurting bad this year and I thought o might of reached 100 by the end of 2013
  3. Thread: splits

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    Re: splits

    Mmm you need more info what's the temp outside how many frames with bees is it
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    Re: worst winter ever?

    Out of 45 colonys only 24 left and some ain't looking to good
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    Re: This picture makes me sick

    I don't know if it were my bees I don't want them exposed to any chemicals even if they are presumably bee safe .
  6. Re: Has anyone ever had a confontation with another beekeeper, especially sideline/co

    When I was starting out I didn't know anyone into bees and I called a commercial beek near me I asked him if I could buy 4 queens or if he new were I could get some . He then bragged how he just...
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    Re: Bees, Chickens and Black Soldier Flys

    Use red worms buddy there great little animals.
  8. Re: How does the hive rental process work for almond pollination?

    Just go for it you will never no if you don't try
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    ca 2013 pollination

    Hey you big guys out there any one want to share what's to be expected in California next year bee shortages, prices things of that nature thanks
  10. Re: 13 deg C and they are stilling bringing in pollen

    The girls always give it what ever it takes to surviving ! There so determined
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    Re: 600 hive operation extractor options

    [QUOTE=kilocharlie;833854]Dancing Bee - Congrats! and good luck. I'd like to hear about how many frames processed in how much time with all these different setups! We have a chance to learn something...
  12. Re: Sugar handling, mixing and dispensing systems

    Your hot water heater is the boiler
  13. Re: Sugar handling, mixing and dispensing systems

    What I do I have a hose hooked up to my boiler I set it on high then I fill some large pots and mix it with a paint mixer with a drill then I let it cool and pump it onto some jugs that I use to take...
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    Re: wax worms in my honey

    I don't know its very possible that they are but what I do know its gross lol
  15. Thread: broker ?

    by megakg9
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    broker ?

    What's the minimum number of colonys a broker will deal with .and do you move the bees or they reason for I'm not on pallets. thanks in advance
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    Re: Multiply My Hives

    I don't think it will happen in 2010 I had 39 with about 16 strong hives the rest were singles,and i came out of winter in 2011 with 18 colonies and only about 12 of my doubles, and before in 2009...
  17. Thread: Feeding

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    Re: Feeding

    This cracked me up
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