Type: Posts; User: redsox1
The Japanese Knotweed around here puts out a very red honey.
For me it seems that some batch's are clear, meaning very little suspended matter, and sometimes it is cloudy. I use the same technique every the time. I don't mind either way as long as the customer...
May 26th, 14872. Not sure if it was one of mine, about 3lbs.
Stewart Martins Homebrew supply in Elmira!
O.K I'll buy that, thanks.
Hello, I have a lemon like aroma that drifts out of one of my hives when opened. This hive was a split that I made back in the end of May, and let to raise its own queen. She is doing a great job,...
The powdered sugar was for treating the mites, this colony still has a full deep of honey. Two weeks ago this colony had a large cluster of bees 5-6 frames of bees, now it much fewer, 2-3 frames,...
Thanks for your reply, i did just that.
It is currently 40 degrees fahrenheit in cloudy NY, would this be to cold to open the cover and sprinkle some powderd sugar on the bees?
a little golden rod here too!
thanks for the encouraging replies! i will let them do thier thing. - Shawn.
Hello, I did a split on thursday the 12th of july. I purchased a new carnolian queen, put 3 full frames of brood and 1 full frame of pollen and honey. i left the queen in her cage for the recomended...
i pulled a couple of frames on sunday, the clover is still in full bloom and the results are pretty good.
thank you very much for the replies, they are all drawn out but not 70-80% brood and food. yes i checked them a week after to see if the queens where doing alright as we have had some most extreme...
Hello, a week ago installed a 3 lb package of bees into a ten frame super that had 5 drawn out frames and 5 frames of fondation. The frames that had drawn comb also contained a lot of honey and bee...