Search:

Type: Posts; User: ScipioUSA

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Re: Several questions. Flow ending in NY? Late season swarms?

    Sounds like you are having a good year so far Dan!

    Im over on the other side of the state, and things are pretty slow right now as far as a flow is concerned. But there is still a lot of...
  2. Replies
    1
    Views
    1,707

    Re: Field Days July 13 - sign up now!

    A big thanks to Chris, Jack, Joe, and all of the Betterbee staff for hosting a great field day this weekend. Im sure it was a ton of work to pull together for all of you, especially when there are...
  3. Re: How often and how thorough inspection on bottom deep?

    First year newbie here.

    Maybe Im doing something wrong, but I havent been into my bottom deep since probably the first week of June. We bought a hive of bees, came in an old deep box that was...
  4. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,010

    Re: Bees stealing my bees?

    I didnt realize they would do such a thing if they were still alive. Learn something new all the time!



    Ahhh, Ok. That makes sense also. Ill have to watch them again tomorrow when its not so...
  5. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,010

    Re: Bees stealing my bees?

    Thanks for the quick reply Bill.

    I dont have any other hives, but that doesnt mean that there arent some around me somewhere. I always thought robbers stole honey, not actual bees....
  6. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,010

    Bees stealing my bees?

    Hello all.

    Went out to stare at the bees a little today, since its a nice sunny day (for once!). But I saw something that I havent seen before, and was curious if such a thing has happened...
  7. Replies
    27
    Views
    2,401

    Re: A question about upper entrances

    Thanks for the responses! (And sorry for my delay in one)
  8. Replies
    27
    Views
    2,401

    Re: A question about upper entrances

    When using upper entrances only, do you have to run a screened bottom board? Or do you make some other provision for ventilation through the hive?
  9. Re: Converting 10 Frame Mediuim for Use with Small Swarm

    Thanks for the quick reply!

    I was thinking that a medium was too much space for them, and I just wanted to help remove some of the area for them to fill. Hopefully they decide to stick around!...
  10. Converting 10 Frame Mediuim for Use with Small Swarm

    Hello all!

    So as a follow up to my post regarding swarm lure, I happened to use an old hive body to lure in a small swarm that had landed in my brother's tree. Just set it up, and most of them...
  11. Replies
    0
    Views
    348

    Swarm Lure Question

    Hello All.

    Lurker posting for the first time, as Im now getting into some of the questions that I never thought to ask before!

    Purchased a hive earlier this year that came in a single deep full...
Results 1 to 11 of 11