Try Western Bee
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Try Western Bee
I would love some. Would like to have a little more space between boxes. I have made pallets to hold 2 hives for my small operation. Thanks for considering this.
Great site, wonderful people, and the information is endless.
Every year I spend time in Polson at Western Bee.
For all of you near a Murdochs Home and Ranch, they will carry beekeeping...
I purchased small hex jars with lids from specialitybottle.com
Winter comes early in the high country. Winter prep is done. Jack Frost has come and gone. White today with winter storm warning. But a great honey year none the less. Hives are to heavy to move...
She does not cook so as the the pots are mine. I did buy some cheap SS pots on sale for honey and wax. Acetone or MEK will dissolve the wax. Do it outside as these are extremely flammable
I use acetone or MEK
Are we talking pesticide or herbicide. Glyphosate is a herbicide targeting the growing portion of plants not humans or bees. Can we get back to bees.
I made my own M pallets this year. I just put a 1x2 of various lengths in front in the spring til the hive gets up to speed. Other than winter I do not reduce
20-30 ml for your size. That would be 4-6 teaspoons or 1-2 tablespoons. Also take a Zantac 150mg tab available over the counter. Zantac is a histamine-1 blocker and Benadryl is a histamine-2...
Too bad you are so far south.
This forum has more usefull information than one can read in a lifetime.
Wood's Bay has a whole different climate than the Gallatin Valley
Welcome from the Gallatin Valley. This a great site with wonderful people.
The adult dose of digitalis glycosides is 0.125mg or .25 mg daily for the treatment of congestive heart failure. Small amounts are very useful. Digitalis is contained in and extracted from the...
Just get forks for your skid steer
Welcome from a little further north. Great site with tons of valuable information.
After 1 year and more after 2 years, the Tung Oil has cured to a nice golden color. I had a couple of gallons left from finishing a maple floor in my shop so i decided to use it up. A little goes a...
I use Tung Oil and the boxes look better every year.
Going to -15 tonight. Have not seen the girls since the first of November. Longest cold streak in a long time.
Have not seen the girls in 6 weeks. It was -12 here this morning, high of 12, and already 0 at 7pm. Mice are not even moving. Probably not a good time to pop the top!! Nuc in the shop is alive and...
If your pickup cab smells like smoke and your steering wheel is sticky, you just might be a beekeeper
Where are you located?
Mine are nowhere to be seen. At 9 pm it is -12 with 16 in snow on the ground and on the hives. Snow is a great insulator. Regards
Sainfoin would be my plant of choice.
Thanks guys for the guidance.
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