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  1. Thread: Weed Whacker

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    Re: Weed Whacker

    I drove tractor by mowing an hour later no problem. She didn't tell me she was going to weed wack by the girls. I guess she knows now lol...........
  2. Thread: Weed Whacker

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    Weed Whacker

    So yesterday was mowing day the wife and I team up and mow and groom about an acre and a half of lawn. Thursday and half of Friday was cruddy overcast an rainy so the girls have been in lockdown.I...
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    That one obnoxious bee

    Did inspections on three hives this afternoon After the first hive I had one bee that was persistent on bombarding me the whole time I was in my aipary til I left.I would smoke her as she was in my...
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    Re: HELP hive just swarmed

    The swarm left on me within an hour before I could even attempt a retreval? I am going to split what's left.Still a ton of bees.Yes I watched the swarm happen it was awe inspiring to say the least.
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    Re: HELP hive just swarmed

    So basically I am queen less right now? I have 7 to 10 days to do something best be as soon as I can. The split will almost for sure work? Leaving them and finding 2 cells and destroying all others...
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    Re: HELP hive just swarmed

    Do I have to split? Could I mix undrawn and drawn above in super and teardown queen cells. I did that last year on an overwinter ed hive and got my honey off that hive.
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    Re: HELP hive just swarmed

    Gary thanks for your input. Problem is I have no nuke boxes.Here is what I have 2 more deeps drawn comb 1 medium drawn 1 medium and 1 deep undrawn and 1 deep full of honey from dead outs this...
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    Re: HELP hive just swarmed

    Just got out weather turning on me.2deeps pulled some frames on top deep looks to be a couple queen cells on 1 frame bees stated to get real pissed bouncing off my vail getting real cloudy we got...
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    Re: HELP hive just swarmed

    Went to town for lemongrass oil came back and they are gone #!/!/!**#!*#
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    Re: HELP hive just swarmed

    That would work but there is a shed dangerously close if it fell wrong. Guess there is always a first for everything.If I get them back the big if can I put them back in the same aipary?
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    HELP hive just swarmed

    They are 20 feet into the woods from my yard.should I put the box in the yard on top of something? Like I said lots of trees and brush so retrevial will be tough.Also very windy out.Thinking about...
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    HELP hive just swarmed

    Was watering my tomatoe plants in garden and watched my one hive swarm.Pouring out of hive like gangbusters.They are in a popple tree about 50 feet up.Can I take a box with drawn comb and set it up...
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    Re: heat/entrance size

    It's Friday and it's going to be 78 and sunny today. Trying to leave early.
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    Re: heat/entrance size

    Sorry can't get pics to upload at work firewall sucks.
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    Re: heat/entrance size

    This was mine on Tuesday 90 degrees.
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    Re: Adding second brood box

    What about adding some honey frames? There is stuff blooming around here so would it benifit them or not ?
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    Re: Adding second brood box

    Also should I put some undrawn frames in the mix also?
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    Adding second brood box

    So I have 3 5 frame nucs that are 3 weeks old. I gave them ea 2 full frames honey when I put them up. Havent been feeding. I am going to go in to them for second time after work today. If they need...
  19. Thread: thumbnails

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    Re: thumbnails

    I live to far out in the country. No high speed lines available they told me not anytime soon. So this is my computer.
  20. Thread: thumbnails

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    Re: thumbnails

    So is there anything we can do? Come on computer beeks..........
  21. Thread: thumbnails

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    thumbnails

    Whenever someone has attached thumbnail in their post. Little paperclip and says thumbnails.I cannot open this attachment like there is nothing there
    This is an android AT&T phone help me please.
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    Re: Goldenrod blooming in Central to West Michigan

    Central Minnesota it's blooming like crazy here too.
  23. Thread: Robbing

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    Re: Robbing

    I already cleaned them up month and half ago just left the honey. Weather not so good today will go in tomorrow and pull whats left.
  24. Thread: Robbing

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    Re: Robbing

    Thanks Ravenseye I already have the entrances reduced to 1 bee width. Should I pull the frames that have honey in them now before I get the nucs then add them back a little at a time ? I haven't been...
  25. Thread: Robbing

    by rumeye
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    Robbing

    So I had 1 out of three hives make it through our brutal winter that woulnd't end. So I have been letting the wintered hive rob out the 2 dead outs figuring it's syrup honey from fall feeding so why...
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