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  1. Re: Will a new queen in a cage that died work for making a swarm lure?

    Oh! I have a couple more questions. How much do I use and how do I use it?
  2. Re: Will a new queen in a cage that died work for making a swarm lure?

    Thank you for taking the time to share.
  3. Re: Will a new queen in a cage that died work for making a swarm lure?

    Awesome! Glad to see something good come from them dieing. Are we talking a thimble full or like a 1/4 cup? Do I just let them soak?
  4. Will a new queen in a cage that died work for making a swarm lure?

    I have about 5 dead queens still in there cage and wanted to know if they would make for a good swarm lure tincture. I'm assuming I would soak them in a little ridding alcohol. Do I crush them up...
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    Re: How to Figure Out What is Killing Bees

    Could they be getting into some tainted flowers?
  6. Re: Would you like to learn more about commercial honey production?

    I understand the housings free but how about wages or food? How long is the season? Can I guy come up with his family? Are there hotels close by?

    We had friends take their bees up there last...
  7. Re: Hives in the Sun--how many SHB stay vs leave until cooler?

    I don't have any answers for you but I will say from my own experience that they love shade and pollen sub patties. I like your idea a lot the only thing that pops into my mind is an 1/8" seems...
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    Re: Bees Stolen - Blythe , California

    Not to change the subject but does anyone know what happened to the citrus trees west of Blythe on the south side of hwy 10?

    Just curious.
  9. I want to trade my 2002 EZ-GO golf cart for 10 frame equipment

    I have a 2002 ez-go golf cart that I just put $800.00 worth of batteries into. It has a AM/FM/CD player, custom wheels, flip down rear seat and a 12 volt plug in. I used it for RV rallies. There's...
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    Re: diagnose this

    Yep. I'm with Vance. It hurts its the part of beekeeping I hate.
  11. Sticky: Re: Blue Diamond - In The Field 2014

    This is the latest one that i could find. I hope someone can find some updates ones. Looked pretty neat last year when someone posted the link.
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  12. Thread: Dado Blades

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    Re: Dado Blades

    I just checked and I also have the Freud. As far as safe I would think anything over an 1". Keep in mind you have a large washer and a nut that needs to go on after your dado.
  13. Thread: Dado Blades

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    Re: Dado Blades

    I bought a stackable set from home depot. I think its a diablo or something like to that. I made around 30 nuc boxes so far and all seem well. I'm running it on a newer craftsman table saw and the...
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    Re: Moving Bees in February, info needed.

    Move them either around dusk or dawn. At those temps you can just close up the hive and go. If the day time is better screen them in during the night and then move them when its convenient. Just...
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    Re: 7 in a 8 frame

    I wouldn't pull out frame. I've found that 8 frame boxes have a lot of room already. When your done with your inspection center all the frames to the center. That way if you need or want you can...
  16. Re: How many hives should be placed on a acre of high density cherries?

    300+ trees per acre is called high density planting.

    I read a couple sites online, one was put out by Oregon back in 2007 and they were suggesting 2 hives per acre.

    Jim- when do growers spray...
  17. How many hives should be placed on a acre of high density cherries?

    I'm thinking it's 2. Also, how much is a fair pollination price?

    Thank you.
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    Re: Ebay Extractor?

    Just my two cents. Remember, you get what you pay for. Maxant makes a great product.
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    Re: Feeders for lots of hives?

    Frame feeders for me.
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    Re: Mann Lake on Amazon

    I'm not sure about amazon but I've noticed pricing will change from day to day at sears and .kmart
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    Re: Two man hive lifter

    I have one that I used a couple times. I'll never buy another one because it's over kill. Just my two cents.
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    Re: Cut Comb ???

    There's a lot on the web about half comb but I don't see a place to buy them anymore. However thou, you can still get the labels from Dadant.
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    Re: Moldy Patties

    I have a 40 pound box that I bought from Mann Lake at least a couple years ago and there's no mold on them. When I did give it to them the bees got blasted by small hive beetles and also never did...
  24. Re: Solar Gain - How much difference can it make?

    Not what your asking but, I've noticed at least here that small hive beetle love the shade for some reason.
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    Re: More than honey

    NowThen- Well said. It also would've been nice if they added subtitles.
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