Type: Posts; User: Schoon
Thank you all for the help and ideas.
When you make a candy board with a pint of water and 5 pounds of sugar and reach 240 degrees. Then it won't harden is there anything you can do to make it harden. Add more sugar?
The hive next to it is doing good?
I had a strong hive that swarm a few weeks ago. While I was checking the hive I seen a couple of mites on larva. Now the hive looks like lts going down hill there are a lot of bees but they are not...
What is OAV and MAQ? Thanks
I just started a nuc about two weeks ago and I combine a hive without a queen and they are really working. I had to go out of town for a week so I put another deep on so they would have room. I...
I had a queen in the cage she came in for about a week now. I would put a drop of honey on the screen and then a drop of water. The queen is still alive.
Thanks for the information
I use cooking oil cheap kind.
When you combine two hives how long will it take for them to eat thru the paper? How long should I wait before checking them?
I release a new queen bee in my hive today after 3 days.When she came out she flew up I tried to put my hands over her but don't know if I did or not. What are the odds of her coming back?
I don't have another hive to get a frame from. I only had two and I lost one to beetles.
Can you reuse equipment if the bees left because of beetles?
Should the queen bee be laying now. I checked my hive and I could not find her and I could not find any larva. Everything looked like pollen. Thanks
I open a hive I thought was doing good and only a handful of bees were there. There were a lot of beetles in the hive. Can I reuse the hive boxes?
Thanks, you have been very helpful.
Should you paint the inside of a hive?
Do the bees always leave the last two frames on each side empty? Mine seem to every time.
Is it alright to rob honey on a cloudy day and 50% change of rain?
No they are wood.