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    International honey prices

    Hello Beeks,
    I have been checking international honey prices because I would like to venture in exporting honey from Mexico to Europe.
    I have nearly 100 hives my self but there are other bee...
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    Wintering and Summering...?

    Guys, a dumb question. How do you know when to feed? I mean, I have been feeding in periods were there is no nectar flow (duh!), but how can I read from the frames if my bees are low on reserves?...
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    Exporting honey to Europe

    Dear beeks,
    I'm a beekeeper from Mexico who has been growing in size in the last years, reaching 2019 with nearly 100 hives. I'm willing to explore exporting honey to Europe in an effort to...
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    Varomor - Oxalic acid vaporizer

    Dear all,
    Have you tried the "Varomor" vaporizer for treating against varroa? I have seen some YouTube videos (unfortunately all in German) and find it a good choice against the ProVap 110. I do...
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    Quick battery vaporizer?

    Dear all,
    I have at the moment around 80 hives, which I should start treating vs varroa. I do not want to spend 3 or 4 minutes with a normal battery vaporizer, because it will take forever. Is...
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    Queen substitution

    Hi all!
    in what month would you recommend to change all your queens for younger ones?
    In in north Mexico and I was planning on doing it in November.
    Regards
    F.
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    Course AI Queens

    Dear beeks,
    what course could you recommend to learn how to artificially inseminate queens?
    Cheers
  8. Re: Parasytic mite syndrome vs sac brood vs sac brood?!

    OK! Ill keep it in mind! Thanks a lot!
  9. Parasytic mite syndrome vs sac brood vs sac brood?!

    Hello fellow beeks,
    Could someone explain the difference in symptoms and look of parasytic mite syndrom, sac brood and chalk brood? What are the causes of each and how could they be treated? I'm...
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    Literature on mite / virus control

    Dear beekeepers,
    could anyone recommend a website / literature on mite + virus control? I would like to know when, how often, how, against what, should I be treating my bees. I want to have some...
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    Different prices for different honeys

    Could anyone please tell me how honey prices are ruled, how are they established and where could I look price behavior over time?
    I live in Mexico and starting a small commercial operation. For...
  12. Why do we feed if bees have honey frames?

    Dear all, as written in the title, why do we feed syrup when bees still have honey in brood chamber (at least two frames in the sides)? I don't understand why do we keep feeding and / or why do bees...
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    Re: My bee hive trailer is completed!

    Hi, would you be willing to share construction details (drawings, GOM, measurements, etc)? I would like to build exactly that, the lifting is killing my back! :(
  14. Thread: Hive crane

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    Re: Hive crane

    Yes I have but somehow it seems too much work...
    The crane posted by Rader Sidetrack is amazing, just what I need. Imma write the guy who built it and see if he would be willing to share...
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    Re: Hive crane

    Yeah, I checked those out but need a much longer arm and don't know if they'll hold.. :/
    The second page is pretty interesting though... !! Thanks!
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    Re: Hives not liking pollen patties

    Live Oak, thanks for your answer.
    I have seen it in the catalogue but never tried it. There are many hives around mine so I wouldn't want to feed other beekeepers bees!
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    Hives not liking pollen patties

    Dear all,
    we are experiencing in northern Mexico the worst season of the year, there is no pollen or nectar available. Some queens have stopped laying. I would like to boost them with pollen...
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    Removing swarms with the firemen

    Dear all,
    I have the possibility to work with the firemen of my city to remove wild swarms and keep them. According to their statistics, they remove nearly 2000 swarms a year, which would be...
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    kg honey per flowering per hive?

    I wonder what is an acceptable production (kg) of honey per hive per flowering when commercially beekeeping?
  20. Re: Moving hives at day with mesh cloth at entrance?

    Ok Michael. Thanks for the tip!! :)
  21. Moving hives at day with mesh cloth at entrance?

    Dear all, Im working with a group of commercial beekeepers and we are moving hives from one part of the country to another where plants may be at blossom. They ALWAYS move the hives at night, drive...
  22. Moving hives during day with mesh cloth at entrance?

    Dear all, Im working with a group of commercial beekeepers and we are moving hives from one part of the country to another where plants may be at blossom. They ALWAYS move the hives at night, drive...
  23. Price per hive - Pollination services in Texas?

    Does anyone could tell what are the prices per hive in fruit and vegetable crops in Texas for pollination services? Is there really a demand for hives? I have currently 60 hives for honey production...
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    Re: Syrup becomes sour after a week

    Thanks for your answer Michael. Do you know if feeding chlorinated syrup has long term effects on bees?
    Cheers!
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    Re: Syrup becomes sour after a week

    What kind of bleach and how much do you guys use?
    Thanks in advance!
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