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    Re: Can a person smell like alarm pheromone?

    Hi do you chew juicy fruit gum, this will also attack bees as this also has "the amyl acetate" in it. if that is not the cause try oil of cloves watered down, only takes a few drops in 500 mls of...
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    Re: Reactions to stings...

    yer those head stings are always the worst
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    Re: Reactions to stings...

    Hi Karen, and welcome to this site, if you have bad reactions to strings you need to take some thing that has a antihistamine in it, over here in New Zealand can get what are called Razene you take...
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    Re: Need Better Idea for Filtering Honey

    Hi i would throw away the capping's scratcher as with this method you will get alot of wax that needs to be filtered out, all i do is uncap in to a whit bin with mutton cloth lining it, then when i...
  5. Thread: Sawdust

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    Re: Sawdust

    why sugar
  6. Thread: Liquid smoke?

    by nunarr
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    Re: Liquid smoke?

    I use it when i'am in a hurry, i don't think it is as good as the smoker and all i do is have it in a small spray bottle
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    Re: Setting up hives at other peoples houses?

    Hi xcugat, great idea, now let me tell you what i'am doing this i have only started to do this last season, but was late starting in the spring, i have started a small and still in its infant year...
  8. Thread: hello from ny

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    Re: hello from ny

    yer, welcome i'am only 2,488 hives short of your telly.
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    Re: Identify this bee

    this looks a little like the wee miner bee we have over.
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    Re: Opinions on wax spinners

    Hi interesting, what happens if you just put the plan sheet in the hive, ever tried it
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    Re: A Newbie Question re: Excluders & Feeders

    Hi Mike, this top entrance stuffs sounds really interesting and will give it ago this next season, however just wondering with the top entrance do you use a screened bottom board ? thanks kevin
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    Re: A Newbie Question re: Excluders & Feeders

    Hi yer thanks A B that worked, a very interesting site, i think i my try more hives next season, dam these bloody skunks - one good thing about nz is we don't have them here, bee cool
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    Re: A Newbie Question re: Excluders & Feeders

    Hi Virginia man i couldn't get that site to open
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    Re: A Newbie Question re: Excluders & Feeders

    Hi all this topic about excluders is very interesting, this year i had excluders on half my hives as i am a real fan of them, any way what i did this year to two of my hives with excluders on was to...
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    Re: Hey there from Texas

    Hi and welcome to the site, and good luck with these gods i hope it happens for you both.
  16. Thread: New in Cali

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    Re: New in Cali

    Hi good on you, you'l find bees are cool to have and the more you get the more you want , all the best.
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    Re: Why Is there honey at entrance the of my hive?

    Hi yep I'am with country boy on this one, had something very much the same as this in one of my more shadier hives, put a screen bottom board on it - end of story.
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    Re: Hiya! Thanks for having me here!

    HI Rachel and welcome to one of the better bee sights, any prob's just ask someone will know what to do. And enjoy your bees they are cool little dudes, all the best from New Zealand
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    Re: Greetings from the Philippines.

    Hi welcome to the sight from someone from New Zealand and good luck with your bees
  20. Thread: New TV antenna.

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    Re: New TV antenna.

    good on you mate !
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    Re: Electric uncapping knife vs. uncapping plane

    sure looks great, are they heated ? haven't seen any in NZ
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    Re: ideas for smoker fuel ???

    I use to use old sacking, now i use the recycled egg cartons work great
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    Re: First Year Beekeeper - Help!?

    Hi first yr beek, I totally agree with this first chap, I did the sugar thing with my first year of the little buggers and unless you total drown the hive in sugar ( and cover every bee ) you will...
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    Re: Correct use of smoker

    Hi i smoke with a couple of puffs in the bottom first as i think this stops them from going into attack mode, also any incomming bees get a taste of smoke and go for a feed instead of doing a u turn...
  25. Thread: new guy from nz

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    new guy from nz

    Hi all you BK;s hows it all going where ever you all are from, I am from New Zealand and have been keeping bees now for about 5-6 years , i am in my 2nd year and about to go into my 3rd year of...
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