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    Milford Bee Club 4th Season!

    Bee People,

    Mark your calendars and spread the word. We are getting ready to start our 4th season as a bee club! The Milford Bee Club (Milford, PA 18337) will again be meeting on the third...
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    Re: Honey B healthy

    Half the beekeeper love it and the other half think it is snake oil. I don't think it will hurt your bees, but i would not spend my money on the stuff again.
  3. Re: National honeybee Day in Pike County, PA (Milford Bee Club)

    Hey Ben,

    Thanks for the interest but Pike County is a bit far for you. We are in north east PA at the tri-state with NY and NJ.
  4. National honeybee Day in Pike County, PA (Milford Bee Club)

    Help Save the Honeybee!
    Celebrate National Honeybee Day with the Milford Bee Club.

    Saturday, August, 20Th 1PM- 4PM

    Learn what it takes to become a beekeeper. Our third annual picnic\honey...
  5. Winter Nucs with Betterbee Plastic Hive Dividers?

    I am planning on trying to winter some nucs by using the plasitc hive dividers from Betterbee. Has anyone had any success using them to winter nucs with?
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    Re: Lowes/ Home Depot Pails

    I just returned from Lowes with one of those buckets and I came across this thread. There was a eight hundred number on the lid from the plastic company that made the buckets and I gave them a call....
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    Milford Bee Club Meeting/ field day

    This Saturday, June 18th at 1PM, we are going to have a field day/ workshop at my home. I have around twenty hives running right now at different stages with different set ups (top entrances- bottom...
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    Re: re-queen method in KTBH

    There was candy in the cage so i let the bees do the rest. I did check on them two days later, and if the queen was still there I would have helpped her a long, but the bees beat me to it.
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    Re: re-queen method in KTBH

    When I started my first top bar last year, I just put queen in the cage on the bottom of the box. They started building comb right above her. I did have to requeen and I put the cage on the bottom...
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    Re: bear fences- which ones?

    Hi,

    I live in bear country and I would reccomend building your own (Save lots of money). You can get everything you need at Tractor Supply. Use at least four strands of wire and bait the hive with...
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    Re: Entrance feeder for TBH

    When starting from a package you most likely have no choice to but to feed a bit. I started on a couple of weeks ago and they only took sugar for a few days and then would not touch the stuff.
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    Re: Entrance feeder for TBH

    I use a plastic quart chicken water jug i got at tractor Supply. I put it inside of the hive and it works great.
  13. Milford PA Bee Club 3RD Season 2nd Meeting

    Bee People,
    Mark your calendars, this Tuesday, we will be having our second meeting of our third season as a club. The Milford Bee Club will be meeting every third Tuesday of the month at the...
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    Re: Hi From the poconos in PA

    Lorri,
    Go with the spot with the early sun. More sun the better. When we first started with bee's, my wife and I picked a spot we could watch the bee's from the sun/plant room, and drink our coffee...
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    Re: Hi From the poconos in PA

    The Milford Bee Club is starting up their third season. The club is for all those with an interest in beekeeping. Everybody is welcome. We meet the third Tuesday of the month at the Methodist church...
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    Re: FREE Queen Nuc Calendar Sample

    Thanks Jim. The letter is in the mail.

    Sean Donlon

    Milford Bee Club
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    Re: Frame Assembly Jig

    What to do.....? Take the easy way out and call Ron and borrow one, or build one of my own. I thought about for a little bit, and I am going to do both. My wife callled me a "People pleasing some of...
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    Frame Assembly Jig

    I have 300 frames to put together this week and I am looking to make some kind of frame assembly jig. Anybody have any plans or advice?
    Thanks
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    Milford PA Bee Club 3RD Season

    Hey Bee People,
    Mark your calendars and spread the news, Bee People. Two weeks from today, we will be starting our third season as a club. Starting February 15th, the Milford Bee Club will be...
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    Re: planning ahead in upstate NY

    Starting with two is the right way to go. Something to compare to. I just bought twenty mediums from Mann Lake with no shipping and no tax. Best price I could find online... Looks pretty good to me....
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    Re: planning ahead in upstate NY

    If i were starting over, I would use all mediun supers. Three mediums equal two deeps and if you want to expand or move around everything will be interchangable. Do a search on this site for using...
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    Re: Dadant shipping

    I just placed an order with the New York store and they had free shipping and no tax. There phone # 877-532-3268
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    Re: Easy 5-frame nuc plans

    I am not to swift with a table saw, but with this Easy Nuc Plan it was simple. This is genius and they came out perfect. How about Easy Medium Super Plan?......Thanks Again
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    Re: How to get a bee group going

    We are headed into our third year as a club. Try to stay as local as possible. The problems facing BK's in one area can be drastically different an hour or two away. There was a small group of us...
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    Re: What Queen Rearing Kit to buy?

    I was so sure that a queen Rearing Kit was the way to go but, after reading all the posts and a couple of you-tube video's, I am going to try my hand at grafting with 3x glasses from the dollar store...
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