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    Re: Spring treatment for Varroa

    Thanks you two, both responses are a big help!
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    Spring treatment for Varroa

    I've just been reading up, on BS, about using MAQS for spring time mite treatment. I see some people have lost queens and brood, and/or sometimes the queen quits laying for awhile. I'd ordered...
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    Re: Is this normal or should I worry?

    McBee7, makes sense, My most populous hive is hauling out dead pupa/larva also. Had a nice warm spell, then the past 2 weeks or so, turned chilly, wet, breezy. The other two hives are not as...
  4. Re: Swarm Trap w/Swarm Commander Success - 18 May 15

    That is so cool! Thank so much for the video, it's great that it's a Jester's EZ Nuc, One of my swarm traps is a EZ nuc. I was worried it may not work, but figured, what the heck, I'd try it anyway.
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    Re: Swarm trap equipment overkill?

    I was just thinking about that today, using a regular hive as a swarm trap. I have mostly new equipment.. I figured, next time I'm able to inspect my hives, is switch out a new box, with one they've...
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    Re: We have a new beek here.

    So cool that you found a cousin! And that he got such a good deal, you will both have a lot of fun,
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    Re: new java or something

    I give up. Haven't been able to get into chat for awhile. I've tried downloading the new JAVA, 8 something. couldn't get it done, followed Tortuga's instructions, and FINALLY got it installed in my...
  8. Re: OD Frank finally honors his agreement but with a catch

    Who's the old man in the reflection? :-) :lookout:
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    Re: Stupid NOAA rant

    Enjambres, that's exactly how I was looking at it, great minds, etc... It also gave me a chance to weed wack the apiary. Hive #1 was busy hauling out dead, and Hives #2 & #3 were tucked inside, not...
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    Stupid NOAA rant

    :bus NO mention of snow, so last night I did not put on any entrance reducers, like I do when I know bad weather is coming after nice weather, which is pretty normal in the spring. But, we havent...
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    Re: Bee Behaviour - please explain

    I've seen that behavior at the watering spot my bees have. Really interesting, one bee was working over another, Really vigorously. It was funny, the bee being cleaned kept trying to get away, but...
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    Re: Awesome moments in beekeping

    Same here, really cool to go out to the hives late afternoon, early evening, and just stand behind the hives and watch them coming and going.
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    Re: Bees pollinating Scotch Broom

    Now that is super cool! So neat that you were able to get that in slow mo, and thanks for sharing. Bandon OR, had a friend retire and move there, sounds like a great place, I must visit one day.
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    Re: What to do with all these swarms??

    Yadda, yadda, yadda, thats it, rub it in. :pinch:
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    Re: I think I caught a swarm today!

    Oh you lucky dog! I've 3 swarm traps out, I need to make more, but no time. I'm hoping to catch a swarm from a feral hive that is somewhere S/W of me.
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    Re: Quick 'n easy quiet box lid

    Wow, that was so cool! Thanks for posting, I've a wooden nuc box I dont use, now I have a use for it!
  17. Re: Some bees pics I took recently, thought I would share

    Cool pictures, thanks for sharing.
    I'm like Rob6118, always intending to take pics, but get too wrapped up in the work, not wanting to leave things exposed too long, and forget about taking pics.
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    Re: division board feeder

    hex0rz, check your mail, sent I sent you a PM about some feeders
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    Re: new java or something

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    This is what my ipad gets when i try to sign in to chat
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    Re: Entrance reducer removal

    I remove mine completely in the summer time. Right now it's on and off, depending on the cold, windy weather we get in the spring
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    Re: new java or something

    I havent been able to get into chat for quite awhile now, not on my iphone, my ipad, or my HP computer. Really frustrating.
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    Re: Gone a day and swarms appear!

    Dont know about the swarms, but glad to know your dog id doing well! Several years ago I had to take my dog to U.C. Davis, met some people from Canada that had their dog at Davis for chemo. Great...
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    Re: Alternative to beekeeper gloves

    I use "Thickster" brand gloves, nice and thick, they run small so if you can find a box of small, or extra small, they might work for your daughter
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    Re: Bear damage in SE Kentucky

    There was supposed to be an, "If", in front of F&G. anyway, the OP stated that, that is what F&G was doing, in his post.

    I have bears also, I've an electric fence, a motion light and a couple of...
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    Re: My Ant Proof Hive Stand Actually Works!

    I should have paid attention to, "lightweight nucs and starter hives". I feel like an idiot, made up one of these hive stands and it worked GREAT, for quite awhile, till we had 80 MPH winds one...
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