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  1. Bee Forum
    Hi All, So I was helping some really new beeks with their hive doing a split and telling them that they need a bear fence as Quebec has lots of bears, very next day bear pulled all the frames and ate pretty much everything (only a 1/2 frame of nectar and pollen left from 2 deeps). I told them...
  2. Bee Forum
    Hello everyone! This is my first year beekeeping, I received my bee package last week (4/15/17) and had a successful first few days. However, two nights ago a bear knocked over my hive in a rain storm in the middle of the night. When I saw the hive in the morning it was completely open and full...
  3. Equipment/Hardware
    Hi, How many baits are required per electric bear fence? Is one bait good enough per yard, or is baiting all four sides of the fence preferable? Thanks, Greg
  4. Equipment/Hardware
    Hey all, We've had a catastrophic fall and spring for bear forage, and even my hives in town are targets (11 bears LIVING in our town of 2000 people, mainly on trash). So naturally I'm building a bear fence for the colonies that used to be in a safe zone. Here's my odd question. My yard has...
  5. Blue Sky Bee Supply
    Our NEW 1 lb. Honey Weight Double Panel PET Bears will be in stock next week. Order now!
  6. Photo/Video Gallery
    A bear stole my no spill gas can
  7. Bee Forum
    We have moved from Tampa to Alachua County Florida. Moderators, please update my profile. Beekeepers, we will have an open house soon. There are wild turkeys, deer, and a whole bunch of critters that weren't in the city. The cottonmouths have got to go according to the wife. There were bears in...
  8. Beekeeping 101
    Hello all. I woke up this morning to see that a bear had gotten in an decimated both my hives. :cry: I was super sad. BUT! I went out and started cleaning up and found 1 of the 2 queens. So my question is... should I combine these hives (there doesn't seem to be all of the bees there was. Lots...
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