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    Re: Beeswax for sale.

    Great quality and beautiful color/scent!! My votive have burned for 24hrs when fully cured. Thanks for helping me make a client extremely happy!! I will certainly be using you as my main source of...
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    Re: Beeswax for sale.

    Looking forward to getting the wax! My house is going to smell so good!! :) Thanks again for all your help and a fair price!!
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    Re: Beeswax for sale.

    I'll need only about 5lb...but I want to get beeswax that I know comes from a reliable source. Can you help me out? I may end up buying a ton more if my first order sells well. I'd be looking for...
  4. Thread: Apiary Names

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    Re: Apiary Names

    LOL! That's too cute! LOVED Inspector Gadget!! And I do not mind sharing a name :)
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    Re: Apiary Names

    I actually registered as "Boo Bees" in FLA!! It's my real nickname (Boo) and my moniker on FaceBook! :)
  6. Thread: Help! Help!

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    Re: Help! Help!

    Got registered and inspected...no more complaints from the neighbors now that I have that little yellow paper framed in my office at just the right angle so the dude has to look at every time he...
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    Re: Omg...I think I'm being robbed.

    OK, so I suited up and checked the hive out. I did not notice anything out of place, and there was still honey in the comb where I saw it last so I'm going to go with no robbing and that it was...
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    Re: Omg...I think I'm being robbed.

    Oh jeez, now this scares me. I do have an entrance reducer on there right now. It's 3:30 here. Too late to suit up and check things out? Or in this case it's never too late....
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    Re: Omg...I think I'm being robbed.

    Yeah, no fighting, just bees crawling all over eachother. A few doing "the booty dance" as I call it. Where they shake their little bee-hinds...lol. I'm hoping it's orientation. We will find out...
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    Re: Omg...I think I'm being robbed.

    It seems to have calmed down after the last hour or so. Today has been the first time I've ever seen so many bees out and around the hive. I'm hoping it's due to the either very windy or rainy days...
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    Omg...I think I'm being robbed.

    Went out to the yard today to check out my hive and there is a huge swarm around the entrance and flying all around the hive. I'm apprehensive to approach it right now even suited up. What does a...
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    Re: Florida "Winterization"??

    Cool! Right now I have my hive on a wooden pallet with concrete pavers underneath both the pallet and the hive. I need to keep it low since I'm only 5' 4" and if I add any more boxes I'll need a step...
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    Re: Florida "Winterization"??

    They sure did fill up those other frames! I ended up staggering them between the full ones you gave me. And they went to town on them! Now they are working on the medium super I put on top, I might...
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    Re: Florida "Winterization"??

    Thanks, I wasn't sure if it was the same for bees as it was for fruits and veg down here...but duh, it makes sense it is. Thanks for the advice, and I'm going to order a couple supers soon so it's...
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    Re: Florida "Winterization"??

    C'mon...I'm new and all this talk of winter is freaking me out! LOL :P
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    Re: Florida "Winterization"??

    I'm not exactly sure what to do. I have one deep super for a brood box, then one ten frame medium on top of that. The frames in the top super have foundations in them with the pressed honecomb...
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    Re: Florida "Winterization"??

    Hehe...today it was about 85 with a nice breeze. Perfect bee weather if I do say so myself. The hive has been super active the last few days so there must be nectar out there somewhere. Plus they are...
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    Re: Florida "Winterization"??

    Thanks for the advice, good to know I need to be a bit more active in my hive(s) and what to look for. I guess I just have winter on the brain cause there are so many threads about it and i was...
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    Florida "Winterization"??

    As a very new beekeeper I'd like to know what South Florida beekeepers do during the "winter" here. I use quotes because down here in Ft Lauderdale we MAY have a few nights of 40 deg weather, and...
  20. Thread: What is this?

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    Re: What is this?

    I didn't see anything inside the blob...it was pretty smoothed out by the time I got back to the hive to inspect it and was about half the size as when I found it. There was nothing behind the...
  21. Thread: What is this?

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    Re: What is this?

    This was exactly the case...their proplis is grayish and then goes to black. There were places where you could actually see the color transition. I really pissed them off because they had sealed the...
  22. Thread: What is this?

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    Re: Not sure where to put this...

    Will do...beverly said it may be propolis...but would it turn that black? Heading to the hive soon, let you know what I find.
  23. Thread: What is this?

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    Re: Not sure where to put this...

    Definitely sticky looking. Did not get a chance to smell it. But I'll try tomorrow when I take a look inside.
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    Re: Not sure where to put this...

    Thanks hon...I'll let you know what I see. I am able to get to the hive tomorrow. I'll report what I see and try and get a few pics as well. Just want the best for your babees ;)
  25. Thread: What is this?

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    Re: Not sure where to put this...

    I simply posted in two places because I wasn't sure if I had posted in the proper place...I took the comment "try being more patient next time?" comment to be a bit snarky and rude. That's all...if...
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