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  1. Re: I need to move a hive about 50'. i need to know how.

    When I move them small distance's I lean a wooden board up against the hive so it is infront of the entrance. The board I use is slightly higher than the entrance and just as wide as the hive. So you...
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    Re: need help/opinions ASAP

    the swarming hive has got good stores and empty frames to build on if it wishes daniel and there nectar/honey stores and increasing everytime i go into the hive. They also have aload of empty frames...
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    Re: need help/opinions ASAP

    Thanks for the reply franktrujillo, the Q-cells are all on the middle of the frames 7 in total of which 3 have been sealed between yesterday and today. So hopefully they are just replacing here. I...
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    Re: need help/opinions ASAP

    Thanks for the reply matthew, i have been into the hive this evening and theres 7 cells of which 3 have been capped today at some point as they were open mid-day yesterday, a swarm has not left yet...
  5. Re: pollen but no nector. And bees trying to swarm

    All the cells are in the middle of the frames in the centre of the brood nest. Thats a good idea i will go back and check today and if the cells are still up i will do a split but leave 2/3 Q-cells...
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    Re: need help/opinions ASAP

    I havent seen any drones now for a while, i think they all got kicked out afew weeks ago. Im going to give them another day or two and see if they tare down the cells, If not i may have to do a split...
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    Re: need help/opinions ASAP

    Thanks for the replys. The suspected swarming hive is around 4km away from the other one and i wouldnt say that one is suffering from a nectar dearth as that hive has well capped honey stores. I have...
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    need help/opinions ASAP

    hi guys n gals, im over in south-west victoria in australia and has two issues i need some opinions on.

    My first issue is with a hive i have that is around 2.5months old from a wild swarm i...
  9. pollen but no nector. And bees trying to swarm

    hi guys n gals, im over in south-west victoria in australia and has two issues i need some opinions on.

    My first issue is with a hive i have that is around 2.5months old from a wild swarm i...
  10. Pollen but no nector. And bees trying to swarm

    hi guys n gals, im over in south-west victoria in australia and has two issues i need some opinions on.

    My first issue is with a hive i have that is around 2.5months old from a wild swarm i...
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    Re: collecting bees at night

    i would mybe try spraying a box with alittle sugar water and just place the box over the top of them and just leave them till the morning... but iv never collecting a swarm directly of the ground at...
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    Re: Moving Hives

    pretty much yes so when the bee's leave the hive they are then confronted with the board and cant take there normal flight path away from the hive. In which case hopefully they re-orientate around...
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    Re: Moving Hives

    hi guys im from victoria in australia, i have found that a board across their entrance so the bee have to walk completely around the board which is the width of the hive works best. But i still get...
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