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  1. Re: FYI: Had a Neighbor Visit the Bee Yard Last Night

    Your right it was a big cat. There are plenty of cats here. Seen regularly.
  2. Re: FYI: Had a Neighbor Visit the Bee Yard Last Night

    We don't officially have them either. Police killed one in bardstown and I expect the state to claim its a pet or something.
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    Re: My Mating Nuc pics in progress

    I built mine almost exactly the same. Except I ran dados across the plywood on the bottom board. I feed thru holes in the inner covers with quart jars. Holes covered with screen.
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    Sticky: Re: diy oxalic acid vaporizer

    By your pic it looks like the side of the plug is what is in contact with the pan. You want the plug below the threads to contact the pan. In other words the hot part of the plug should be in contact...
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    Re: Vaporizer made with pic and info

    That's the best home made rig ive seen that wasnt milled.
  6. Thread: My OAV Project

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    Re: My OAV Project

    You have a good point.
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    Re: My OAV Project

    If you cut the rear loop off and re drilled the holes for a single glow plug and handle would the single plug heat it?
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    Re: I will never buy packages again.

    I'm going to donate my two cents worth. I don't think I will ever buy nor will I suggest anyone buy a package. Ill list why. Our club bought two packages neither made it half way thru winter. Buddy...
  9. Re: State apiarist says oxalic is about to be approved.

    Will they allow Canadian studies?
  10. Re: State apiarist says oxalic is about to be approved.

    I believe she was referring to fed level but I could be mistaken. I did ask her what the approved treatment method might be. She said there was a company prepared to offer a product thru one of the...
  11. State apiarist says oxalic is about to be approved.

    State apiarist was at our last bee club meeting. She stated that oxalic acid was due to be approved and available this spring. Anyone have any additional info?
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    Re: Strip Mine Beekeeping

    Marysia. You have made it clear you have problems with this part of the world. It's not the honey you have problems with its the people. And you try to act like your the reasonable one.
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    Re: Strip Mine Beekeeping

    You talk like you believe strip mined areas are like abandoned chemical plants. That's just not how these areas are. The pic from one of the earlier posts is not a good example of most reclaimed...
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    Re: Left over 2:1 syrup uses?

    Mix some honey b healthy in it and cool where cool. I stored a bucket of 1:1 all summer in my kitchen. Didnt spoil and no mold. Tasted and smelled great.
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    Re: Question on dud queen.

    There were a lot of bees and they had dwindled. I combined them two weeks ago.
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    Re: Should I give up or try again?

    Aren't the bee weaver bees supposed to be more aggressive than normal?
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    Question on dud queen.

    I cut a colony out of a wall in early August. Either missed or killed the original queen. The bees raised a new one. She looked normal but never laid any eggs that I could find. I'm pretty sure she...
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    Re: What's the purpose of the sugar in HBH?

    I think I read some of the same warnings. And we feed it to our bees.
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    Re: What's the purpose of the sugar in HBH?

    I looked it up and wiki says its main use is as a surfactant but, if you keep reading it says it can be used as an emulsifier.
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    Re: What's the purpose of the sugar in HBH?

    Now that we are on this subject. What is the sodium lauryl sulfate included for? I know it's a surfactant.
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    Re: What's the purpose of the sugar in HBH?

    Joseph that link doesn't give the whole list of ingredients as should be on a label. I think that's just a brochure.
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    Re: What's the purpose of the sugar in HBH?

    Dudelt. You make sense. If its already mixed with sugar in the product, mixing it with syrup only thins it down. Just aids it being mixed more quickly.
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    Re: What's the purpose of the sugar in HBH?

    Here's a link to the manufacturers label. First ingredient is sucrose.

    http://honeybhealthy.com/pint.pdf
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    Re: What's the purpose of the sugar in HBH?

    It's usually mixed into sugar syrup which is very high in sugar.
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    What's the purpose of the sugar in HBH?

    With the normal use of HBH being mixed with sugar syrup as a feeding stimulant. Why have sugar in the HBH?
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