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    American Foulbrood--SOS

    I'm sure there's already a thread on this. But I'm trying to act quickly and don't have time to look.

    I have a small apiary in a very remote location. Nowhere near anywhere AFB has been reported....
  2. Thread: Pricing

    by bobolinaloha
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    Pricing

    I'm doing research to start a small operation.
    What is the best way to determine pricing?
    A much more experienced local beekeeper mentioned bulk is currently (03/2018) selling for $1.80 a pound,...
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    Re: German Black Bees; any left in the USA?

    In 1857 German Dark bees were introduced to Hawaii for pollinating purposes. Three hives soon became nine and so forth. Eventually hives swarmed and became feral. I don't know the full history of...
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    Re: Tea Tree oil in sugar syrup

    Tea tree is preventative for Nosema (and mites: http://scientificbeekeeping.com/the-nosema-twins-part-5-alternative-treatments/)
    Spearmint is preventative for mites.
    And what do you use the...
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    Time to re-queen. Who feeds the queen?

    Hi there,

    I have several queenless hives at the moment. Approximately 21-24 days ago I added frames of brood and eggs to each of these hives. At one point there was at least one capped queen cell...
  6. How long does it take a queen to begin laying eggs?

    How long would you say it takes a queen to begin laying? Starting as an egg.
  7. How Might I Breed the Mean Out of these Bees?

    Hi,
    I'm writing from the big island of Hawaii.
    Plant hardiness zone 11b,
    apiary elevations approximately 2,500ft and 3,500ft
    Current temperature in lower apiary approximately 55 degrees...
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