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    Does anyone know of places to get 3# packages in...

    Does anyone know of places to get 3# packages in Michigan? I know that Groeb Farms was one source, but I'm looking for something closer to West Michigan.

    Thanks,
    Jim
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    I bought a package from Dadant this past spring...

    I bought a package from Dadant this past spring and the price was nearly identical to having a package shipped in from Kelley in KY. I think they were $60 for 3 pounds.

    I'll be looking for a few...
  3. Thread: Bee Polygamy

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    Here is an interesting story regarding bee...

    Here is an interesting story regarding bee genetics and multiple drones.
    http://www.iol.co.za/index.php%3fset_id=1%26click_id=31%26art_id=qw1088061121204B251

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    Bees are amazing. A week ago I added my second...

    Bees are amazing. A week ago I added my second deep and baited them up with a drawn frame. I put an empty frame in place of the drawn one in the brood nest. I did this on both my hives.

    On my...
  5. Thread: Bee suit

    by NewBee2
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    I have just cotton coveralls that seem to work...

    I have just cotton coveralls that seem to work pretty well. I'm really new at beekeeping, so I'm not really up to hive removal yet. I'd be happy to help though, as I'm just south of Grand Rapids.
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    This is an interesting topic. Here in Michigan I...

    This is an interesting topic. Here in Michigan I had one of the suppliers tell me that it would work to split a 3 lb package in late April. I wasn't comfortable with that as this is my first...
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    Hi there. I'm really a new-bee. I spoke with...

    Hi there. I'm really a new-bee. I spoke with some experienced bee-keepers this weekend and they said that I could use plastic zipper bags on my inner cover for a feeder. Just cut some holes in the...
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