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  1. Thread: How to Draw Comb

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    Thanks "GalvestonCo" I appreciate the link as I...

    Thanks "GalvestonCo" I appreciate the link as I have been struggling with drawing out comb too.
  2. Thread: Drone Cells

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    I checked the hives yesterday and I noticed up in...

    I checked the hives yesterday and I noticed up in the upper honey super that the bees had drawn out drone cells. What the heck is going on?

    All I usually get is honey?????
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    I have one very strong hive and one fairly weak...

    I have one very strong hive and one fairly weak hive. In fact I have been adding honey boxes because all frames are full of bees to the point of having three honey supers on the strong hive.

    Now,...
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    I have one very strong hive and one fairly weak...

    I have one very strong hive and one fairly weak hive. In fact I have been adding honey boxes because all frames are full of bees to the point of having three honey supers on the strong hive.

    Now,...
  5. Thread: Adding Bee's ???

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    I have a question on improving a weak hive. ...

    I have a question on improving a weak hive.

    Can you purchase a new queen and a pound or two of bee's and add them to a weak hive???

    I know you would have to do away with the old queen first.
    ...
  6. Thread: Bad Queen?

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    I have 2 hives, one is going unbelievably strong....

    I have 2 hives, one is going unbelievably strong. The other not so good though it appears healthy.
    In the weak hive I dug into the brood boxes and found the queen. She seems energetic and healthy...
  7. Thread: Feeding

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    I have been feding my two hives 1 to 1 sugar...

    I have been feding my two hives 1 to 1 sugar water for the past month. They are going through a "deep frame feeder" every three days. I also note that they are filling comb with honey.

    2...
  8. Thread: Supers

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    I am new to beekeeping (2 years)and have a lot to...

    I am new to beekeeping (2 years)and have a lot to learn so bear with my ignorance.....the weather is just getting to the point where I will feel OK about looking over the Hive for the spring. My bees...
  9. Thread: Comb Production

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    The last few years I have struggled with my bees...

    The last few years I have struggled with my bees building out comb in new frames. I have been using the plastic embossed foundation sprinkled with bees wax. The bees just don't build it out. Any...
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