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  1. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    Hi! I'm new to beekeeping, (I actually don't have my bees yet) but the date of receiving my bees have been pushed back to June due to weather. I've taken a beekeeping class and am on my way to becoming a certified beekeeper. I've been seeing some bees scouting out my house and I was...
  2. Bee Forum
    Book Review Swarm Traps and Bait Hives: The easy way to get bees for free. (2011). McCartney M. Taylor. Austin, TX: CreateSpace. 60 pp. ISBN: 9781463739317 Reviewed by Erich R. Lehmann of Lehmann Beekeeping and Apiary As a beginning beekeeper advances his or her skill and gains more...
  3. Beekeeping 101
    I had a hive die out on me early this year.:pinch: Eager to obtain a replacement hive, I used a medium super with drawn comb from the dead out and set up a bait hive using a vial of bee pheromone. I checked it yesterday and was heart broke when I saw a bunch of fat white grubs that looked...
  4. Bee Forum
    Hi! Some know me from my YouTube beek channel. Well, I accidentally got sidetracked and wrote a beekeeping book while trying to prepare for an ambitious DVD beekeeping project. I've just finished my book on Swarm Traps and Bait Hives. The proof copies have arrived and I was thinking of sending...
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