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    Looking for a used extractor

    We have two hives and plan on having one more. Looking for a used extractor in good condition, thanks.
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    Re: Bees in my trap!! What to do?

    Thank you.
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    Re: Bees in my trap!! What to do?

    It is close to my house and it might not be a recent swarm. Haven't checked it sense June.
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    Re: Bees in my trap!! What to do?

    I made it the right way, with frames. I said swarm but the bees possibly have been in there for a while. It hasn't been checked since June. I could put a jar feeder nearby on the fence if I need to....
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    Bees in my trap!! What to do?

    I built two bee traps and finally caught some bees in one of them. Should I leave them alone till spring or put them in an empty super? I can't believe I actually caught some bees. They are flying in...
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    Re: Should I add another medium?

    Thanks
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    Re: Should I add another medium?

    We took out two already and replaced with two frames that have the plastic foundation on them. So you think I could take two more and cut the caps and let the honey drain and put them back in?
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    honey tastes like molasses

    We are in our second year to one hive. Took two frames out yesterday (YEA FIRST HONEY) One frame had dark honey that tasted like molasses and the other had lighter honey that tasted different. The...
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    Should I add another medium?

    I got my bees in April of last year. I started out with an 8 frame deep on the bottom. This spring, we put a medium frame on top of the deep. Yesterday we took two frames out of the medium that were...
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    Re: Bees making wax inside top cover

    I had put another box on about 2 weeks before so they are good on space. A week after we put the box on I saw them flying around a lot. Went down there and there were bees on the ground crawling...
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    Re: Bees making wax inside top cover

    The inside top cover is on the correct way, I hope they just like to build wax. Thank you.
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    Bees making wax inside top cover

    This is my first hive, the bees are making wax on the top cover. Is this normal?
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    Re: New package feeding question

    What keeps the sugar water from running out? Should they be placed slits down? Seems like they wood run out fast.
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    Re: New package feeding question

    Looks like I will have to suck it up and put my bee suit on and check on my bees even when it is 90+humidity. If yall never hear from me again, I have died from heatstroke or a heart attack caused by...
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    Re: New package feeding question

    No yellow jackets, wasps, or fire ants yet. Keeping a close eye on the outside. Not so good on the inside.
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    Re: New package feeding question

    Thank you both for the replys, I will keep on feeding them, and try to check them more often. I know they will have no stores built up in the second super. I have a home made feeder made onto a fence...
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    New package feeding question

    We bought our first package of bees on the 24 of april. It been a bumpy road for us. First time beeks. My son helped a bee keeper but hasn't been a lot of help to us. He is young and into other...
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    Re: New package problem

    Thank you, I read your web site all the time. Great information there. THANKS.
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    Re: New package problem

    3 pound package i guess.
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    Re: New package problem

    My son found the problem. The queen was on the ground. The bees clustered around her all night. He found her in the cluster on the ground. He put her at the entrance and she went right in. Hopefully...
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    New package problem

    I installed a new package of bees 3 days ago. Had a thunderstorm last night. There were bees clustered on the ground and on the outside of the box this morning at 6:30. My son scooped as many as he...
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    The bee tree is empty?

    I started a thread, (here, https://www.beesource.com/forums/showthread.php?335341-What-is-this-Small-group-of-bees) . There are no bees in the tree now. Just went and checked it. I left my trap...
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    Re: What is this? Small group of bees.

    No Beer, we go home.
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    Re: What is this? Small group of bees.

    Thank you for ur help.
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    Re: What is this? Small group of bees.

    [QUOTE=FlowerPlanter;1529860]>What should I do? Nothing?

    Yes nothing, leave the bee tree and hang traps in every direction from 50 to 100 yards away. Cutouts often don't make it and in the process...
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