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    Re: Native American Honey Bees

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=rJb9mnhWmws Go to 23:10 of this. It says the Mayans kept stinging honeybees as guards for their towns.
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    Re: Monsanto GMO products contribute to ccd

    It is true Varroa Destructor was named in 1999 and was formally believed to be Varroa Jacobsonii doing all the damage.
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    Re: Antsssssssssss !!!!

    All this talk of cinnamon...It REALLY does not work at all.
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    uncapping tank (improvised)

    Has anyone found another source of plastic honey gates besides the bee catalogs? Does a plastic laundry sink with legs really make a good uncapping tank? Bought a heat gun today and didn't have any...
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    Re: Extracting Process?

    Were there any downfalls to using the heat gun. I am thinking about getting one, and I would appreciate any information from those that have actually tried it. Thanks.
  6. Re: My Mann Lake Plastic Uncapping Tank - Metal Strainer Grate Rusted!

    Paul, would you recommend the Mann Lake uncapping tank? Did the new screen they sent you rust, also? I am really needing one of these, and Mann Lake's looks like the best deal. Thank you!
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    Re: Is there hope for this colony?

    I believe the reason for your hives continuous downfall is varroa mites and failure to treat our only real problem. I would advise exactly what you did by putting them in a smaller nuc and giving...
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    Where To Buy Caucasian Queen

    Does anyone know where to buy a Caucasian Queen? Thanks.
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    Mite Away Quick Strips

    Do any of you commercial beekeepers treat for varroa with MAQS? If so, would you recommend it? Thanks!
  10. Bee Max Telescoping Covers for 10 Frame Wooden Hives

    Is there any place to purchase the bee max telescoping cover for 10 frame wooden hives other than Betterbee?
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    My Carniolan Queen

    https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.425447414152005.111274.100000602503872&type=1&l=2c6f83c7da
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    Re: Africanized bees found in Tennessee

    People using small cell better watch their butts. The FABIS test will cause all bees on small cell to test positive for Africanized genes. I guess if they actually did a genetic test, they would...
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    Re: Africanized bees found in Tennessee

    http://www.beesource.com/point-of-view/africanized-honey-bees/some-beekeepers-believe-killer-bees-are-fraud/
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    Re: Africanized bees found in Tennessee

    I think this lie about Africanized Honey Bees may be a greater threat to our honeybee than Varroa Destructor. Shame on "beekeepers" for believing this. Bees are bees. They are all Apis Melliferra....
  15. Re: Looking At Trying A NWC Queen, What Apiary Would You Recommend I Buy From?

    I bought 2 from Honey Run Apiaries last year. They are wonderful queens!
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    The Best Veil

    I am looking for a one piece veil that is extremely sheer so that it is easy to see through. What do you recommend? Thank you.
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    Re: swarm or mating flight?

    USDA = Monsanto You have to ask yourself "Are they making money on this propaganda?"
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    Re: swarm or mating flight?

    "Killer bees" are a lie! It was a mating swarm and probably several queens were mating at the same time. I've seen them mating that way lots of times. Bees in Africa mate exactly the same way. ...
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    Drone Removal for Swarm Control

    http://youtu.be/uxqNmQyKClY
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    Swarm Control

    http://youtu.be/M99JiZK3IHw
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    Re: Beeline

    I've bought a lot of equipment from BeeLine and I like it very much and the price was THE BEST! Very solid construction.
  22. Re: Mann lake 4 x 10 smoker with plastic bellows

    Thanks, everyone!
  23. Mann lake 4 x 10 smoker with plastic bellows

    Has anyone used the Mann Lake 4 x 10 smoker with the plastic bellows? If so, what do you think about it?
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    Re: Are budget grade Mann Lake boxes OK?

    You might want to check out Beeline Apiaries and Woodenware. Their budget boxes are super cheap, and they work just fine. http://honeybeehabitat.com/BuyWoodenware/tabid/75/Default.aspx
  25. Thread: Hop Guard

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    Re: Hop Guard

    It won't kill the brood or the mites.
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