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    Re: When to put out Mason and Bumble houses?

    You mean your holes are a little staggered to help distinguish them for the ladies! (wink, wink)

    I know what you mean. Without a pencil, ruler, and a drill press I'm bloody aweful!

    Cheers.
    Jim
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    Re: When to put out Mason and Bumble houses?

    Dave;

    Didn't think about Pith Bees. Thanks for the reminder.

    I'm on it about the spacing and 3-D effect for orientation. Thought I'd pro'ly scorch the face with a torch too.

    Will;

    I'm...
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    Re: When to put out Mason and Bumble houses?

    I like your DIY house there; simple but effective. Is it 2x4 bee blocks in a 2x6 frame? How long are your paper liners in it?

    Thanks.

    Cheers.
    Jim
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    Re: Apis cerana japonica

    Very cool thread Arthur. Thanks.

    Cheers.
    Jim
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    Re: New to Mason Bees

    Thanks Dave.

    I know the season's pretty much over, but I think I might put up a can of reeds this weekend and see if I get any summer species stragglers.

    Cheers.
    Jim
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    New to Mason Bees

    New to solitary bees. Our property is a certified wildlife habitat and I've been thinking about taking the next step and keeping bees because of Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD), and I just like them....
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