Search Results - Beesource Beekeeping Forums

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Tibbigt

Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    1
    Views
    994

    oxalic acid fogger

    Does anyone use this? Wondering what people think about it.

    1. How many trigger pulls/seconds do I leave in the hive to be a good amount for mites?

    2. Do you still cover the enterance once done...
  2. Replies
    8
    Views
    560

    Re: oxalic acid Question

    Well normally u don’t add a second box unless the 1st if full soooo. Either way thanks to everyone with “helpful” replies.
  3. Replies
    8
    Views
    560

    Re: oxalic acid Question

    Ok so to answer my question with only 2 frames in the 2nd brood box built on should I treat for 2 boxes or just 1?
  4. Replies
    8
    Views
    560

    Re: oxalic acid Question

    Condense it for the treatment or what? The first box is built 100% and they are just starting to move into the 2nd box so if your suggesting to just remove one box then they will swarm so kinda...
  5. Replies
    8
    Views
    560

    oxalic acid Question

    I was wondering I am going to do a oxalic acid vap this week and continues for the next couple weeks.

    My splits and nucs have 2 brood boxes but are NOT built up that well yet should I still treat...
  6. Replies
    58
    Views
    11,653

    I know this is a old post. But I was wondering...

    I know this is a old post. But I was wondering how long after doing a vaporizer of o/a can I put the supers back on?
  7. Thread: Queen cells

    by Tibbigt
    Replies
    2
    Views
    2,642

    All I got the bees haha. 4 of my hives had 3brood...

    All I got the bees haha. 4 of my hives had 3brood box so they are loaded. That’s what I did my splits with but I def could splitem again.

    Didn’t know if having to many queens emerging could be bad.
  8. Thread: Queen cells

    by Tibbigt
    Replies
    2
    Views
    2,642

    Queen cells

    Ok guys I did a split with 4 hives about 10 days ago. Checked on the hives and found all the splits are making there own queens which is what I wanted them to do.

    But some hives have 5+ queen...
  9. Thread: My first swarm

    by Tibbigt
    Replies
    1
    Views
    315

    My first swarm

    Hi guys caught my first swarm today. It was really cool to see them like this and not just in a box.

    Anyone know how big of a swarm does this seem to be?
    ...
  10. Replies
    1
    Views
    292

    Add 2nd brood to split?

    I did 3 splits with my 3 brood box hives. The night before I took eggs, larve, capped, and honey and put it above the queen excluded the next day I pulled it off and started the new hives.

    Should...
  11. Replies
    2
    Views
    681

    Reeds Honey Farm ...

    Reeds Honey Farm

    https://m.facebook.com/profile.php?id=883898625091190&ref=content_filter
  12. Replies
    2
    Views
    681

    My 3 brood box setup

    https://preview.ibb.co/m3xScS/9_D993_F4_B_9_B8_C_41_DD_8473_992_F683_AF9_CC.jpg
  13. 3 in a thousand lol I’ll try to get pics today or...

    Good advice, but I'd put the excluder ABOVE the third and start supering-up NOW

    A really good queen (sounds like you have that one-in-a-thousand !! ) will fill 18-20 frames with brood, if you have...
  14. Only oxalic acid. And I plan on removing all...

    Only oxalic acid. And I plan on removing all honey frames because I’m not sure how many are sugar and putting new frames in place. And I’ll put a few frames packed with pollen.
  15. I need to mKe some cost backs his yr so I didn’t...

    I need to mKe some cost backs his yr so I didn’t want to lose honey to a deep that can’t be extracted and sold because it’s brood comb I guess that’s my main question
  16. The 3rd box I am adding to all 3 hives will be...

    The 3rd box I am adding to all 3 hives will be all drawn brood comb I didn’t want to fill that with honey and get very little in my supers.

    Maybe it’s not a big deal but I didn’t want to extract...
  17. I know it’s to early that’s why I said I can’t...

    I know it’s to early that’s why I said I can’t split right now but I got an overloaded hive and don’t want them to swarm. My question was to find out if I am going to get a load 3rd brood box of...
  18. No it’s going to be mostly drawn comb maybe 3-4...

    No it’s going to be mostly drawn comb maybe 3-4 frames new just to get drawn out but the rest will be new.
  19. Will adding a 3rd brood box affect super honey?

    If I add a 3rd brood box because I am very overcrowded and still to early to split will it affect them adding honey to my supers when the flow starts?

    I’ll split the 3 box when the weather gets...
  20. Can anyone tell me if I do a 3rd brood box will...

    Can anyone tell me if I do a 3rd brood box will that slow down them putting honey in the supers because they fill the brood box?

    And do u winter 3brood boxes or condense it down to 2 late in the...
  21. Private message sent!!

    Private message sent!!
  22. Can u tell me is it ok to split into a brood box...

    Can u tell me is it ok to split into a brood box this early also I don’t got any nuc boxes. Ordering some tonight.

    I am going to try for another week then probably be forced to split
  23. Can anyone tell me what is to early to super...

    Can anyone tell me what is to early to super also?

    I don’t want to super to early but figured it would make them feel like they got more room!!
  24. There is no way to make June tho these hives are...

    There is no way to make June tho these hives are big they look like my hives did last year in July but it’s April lol. If i get a queen I can split sooner? I started seeing some drones come out...
  25. Not tons of brood yet but lots of eggs and larve....

    Not tons of brood yet but lots of eggs and larve.

    Was hoping they would raise there own queen this breed did very well don’t wanna lose that.

    And all frames are fully drawn out!!

    I was...
Results 1 to 25 of 179
Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4