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    Question about Extracted Honey

    I recently crushed and strained several frames off my 2 hives. When I bottle the honey, there is a lot of tiny air bubbles in the honey. How can I get rid of these air bubbles that are in the honey?...
  2. Re: Not seeing much discussion on harvests- how's everyone doing?

    In southeast Pa, I have 2 hives, I pulled some frames from both hives, I crushed and strained, I got about 70lbs. I put the frames back in the hives about 2 weeks ago. I checked them yesterday, both...
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    How many packages can fit on a truck

    I am thinking of buying a truck for by non bee business. I am looking at a 16ft or a 24ft stack body truck. I might use this truck to bring packages back from Ga to Pa to sell in the spring. My...
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    Re: Honey extractor?

    Crush and Strain or find a bee club near you that might rent an extractor. I personally crushed and strained about 75lbs off 2 hives 2 weeks ago and than found out my bee club lends out their...
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    Re: 5 on 5 nuc or single deep?

    I am planning on wintering NUCs this winter, my question I have is to use 5 frame boxes or use a 10 frame deep with a board down the center to separate them. I was planning to use the 10 frame boxes...
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    Re: Going from Medium Super to Deeps

    Thank you guys, I did an inspection yesterday. I am hoping to start this process on wed or thur this week. I will post any questions I have. Thanks again.
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    Re: Going from Medium Super to Deeps

    Did you put the deep on top of the 3 medium supers and then move the boxes out from under the deep?
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    Going from Medium Super to Deeps

    I know there have been lots of posts on here regarding moving from deeps to med. supers. I caught a swarm last year and the only thing I had available was med. supers, they wintered well. I want to...
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    Re: Hogg half comb refills

    Better bee is also selling them again
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    Re: Winter Fondant Feeding question

    I also place it directly on the frames. I don't use an inner cover during the winter. I place the fondant on the frames, then an empty super over it, and then I crumple newspaper on top of the...
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    Re: Frame jig for scratch building ....

    I picture would be great Hive+, Thanks for your post.
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    Re: Hogg half comb refills

    The other reason not to just cut the comb and package, the comb is never touched by anyone's hands.
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    Re: Hogg half comb refills

    This is Herman Danenhowers Web site he came and talk to out bee club in Lancaster Pa. www.hermanshoneycomb.com/
  14. Thread: Cost of pine?

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    Re: Cost of pine?

    I can get 1X8 for $.45 LF and 1X12 $1.00 LF here in Pa www.buildingmaterialspa.com/pine-lumber/
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    Re: Can splits control mites?

    There are some great articles on this site www.mdasplitter.com I am going to try this with my hives here in PA, thats if it ever stops snowing or freezing rain.
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    Question about using honey

    I did a hive check today since our temps were around 50, we had a very cold stretch for about 1-2 weeks temp never over 30. 1 of my 3 hives didn't make it, other 2 look strong. My question is, the...
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    Re: Good off season project...

    Mr. Beeman very nice bow to carry your items to the hives, only thing is you might want to be careful with having the smoker in side a wood box. The bottom of the smoker is hot and could cause a...
  18. Thread: Frame color

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    Re: Frame color

    I have both yellow and black plastic frames, first so many people say not t but plastic but I haven't seen any difference yet, the bee's build them out, the queens lay eggs in them. I do like the...
  19. Thread: Cut Comb ???

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    Cut Comb ???

    I found this video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YMqMINWAGvI I am wondering if anybody knows where to get the cassettes and the other items needed to try this system
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    Re: Newbee from Lancaster County PA!

    Here is a link to the lancaster beekeepers association, in Feb they have a beginners class, it is well worth it. http://www.lancasterbeekeepers.org/events/20/workshop/
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    Re: Newbee from Lancaster County PA!

    Hello also from Lancaster Pa. Welcome to the site
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    Re: Hive check (post them here)

    I just checked my 4 hives, I lost 1 as of today. Not sure what happened yet.
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    Re: Max Nuc Production

    There are some interesting ideas on this site. www.mdasplitter.com
  24. How to get your bee's to make the most honey

    I'm trying to figure out what I can do to make my bee's make the most honey in their hives. I have four strong hives going into the winter, I am planning on splitting 2 hives to expand hive count but...
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    Re: new to site from SE PA

    Welcome to the site. I'm in the Strasburg area. I have 4 hives going into the winter.
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