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    Re: hi to all from Missouri.

    Hello and Welcome. I am assuming you intended a coma between all and from, :} I do not love honey either, but I love bees. you will soon be hooked.
  2. Thread: bee excluder

    by Tenbears
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    Re: bee excluder

    And welcome to the forum. Tonegunman
  3. Thread: Ag survey

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    Re: Ag survey

    I told them years ago I quit keeping bees, now I never use my federal Tax id# to buy equipment. just pay the sales tax. They have not bothered me for years.
  4. Re: Conventional Beekeepers Bashing on Treatment Free Beekeepers

    Did everyone miss the fact the OP is from Croatia, And the law there requires bee keepers to treat their bees for Varoa. I don't think giving a complainant your Phone and telling them to call an...
  5. Thread: OH BOY

    by Tenbears
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    Re: OH BOY

    March 21St may well not be too early, with the exception of last year late march temperatures are general suitable for installing a package in this neck of the woods, we always have maple blooming at...
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    Re: first time on line

    Welcome, Bee clubs are a good source of information. especially since the members are familiar with the local conditions
  7. Re: New enthusiast from MN, lots of questions!

    Welcome Wade. I am not going to answer the questions answered by AmericanBeekeeper because he fairly much answered as I would, Facts are facts. However I will elaborate on some things. As a...
  8. Re: Stalled, or other issue and how to fix it?

    You have a while before it clears, and bulk aging is highly advisable. I would not look to bottle for several months.
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    Re: Out yard problems u can face

    One has to take into consideration where one lives, If you are from an area where people are honest, trusting, and believe that treating people as you would like to be treated is a way of life. Then...
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    Re: 8 frame...how to space?

    It is all about bee space. push all the frames together and center them up, there is actually almost space for an additional frame because each side needs bee space. Actually if you cut a frame in...
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    Re: Bears and Bears and Bears Oh My!

    Lay them joules on the bears ask anyone you need joules
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    Re: painting hives

    Lowes has a barn and fence paint that has primer all in one. 2 coats will last for years, we cut slightly and spray it on. works good for us.
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    Re: Ring shank Nails or Staples?

    When I put hives together I do dozens at a time, the advantage to screws is they don't tend to work loose. but good glue aids in limiting movement. I use Tight bond III and 2' X 1/4 " crown staples....
  14. Re: How much night light (security light) is bad for a hive?

    Every year I am called to a Pennsylvania department of transportation yard to remove a hive that is being built. The yard is lit up live an airport, one can read a book anywhere within it's...
  15. Re: Stalled, or other issue and how to fix it?

    Before you even consider adding more nutrient check the SG. No sense adding it to a ferment that is completed. Although your stated temperature range should provide for a fairly slow ferment without...
  16. Re: Stalled, or other issue and how to fix it?

    Take a hydrometer reading and see where your Specific Gravity (SG) is. You did not mention your starting SG was but since you said you targeted Alcohol By Volume is between 12 and 13% your SG should...
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    Re: new beek, handling wax in the hive

    I work toward a rotation at about 5 years I date all frames with a Permanente magic marker some they get a bit hard to read, but you can figure it out. I have so many hives I believe I am closer to...
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    Re: Do cell cleaners clean mite scat?

    And any materials that could not be removed would be glazed over.
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    Re: How would you have responded?

    Ceredigion West Whales
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    Re: New Member from Rochester, NY USA

    Welcome. Throw a heater in that garage and get to it, spring will be here before you know it.
  21. Re: Basically a newbee, but have experience from helping my grandfather.

    Welcome.
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    Re: New Member from Lakewood, Ohio

    Welcome Tim..
  23. Thread: 8 Frame hives

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    Re: 8 Frame hives

    You lost me, You have 6 1/8" frames in 3 - 5 3/4 " supers??????
  24. Thread: hi

    by Tenbears
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    Re: hi

    welcome,
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    Re: Hi i m from croatia

    Welcome,
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