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  1. Beekeeping 101
    Hello, Spring of 2106 i received my first Nuc. All seems to going very well (from a beginners eye), queen is laying eggs, signs of capped honey in my second box, lots of capped brood in the 1st box. After inspecting last weekend i noticed the outside frames of the second had capped honey (over...
  2. Bee Forum
    First year beekeeper here, I hived my package about three weeks ago. I have been worried about them because the weather turned cold, getting into the 20s at night. My last 2 inspections I did spot any larvae but chalked it up to my inexperience and crowded frames because of poor weather. I...
  3. Beekeeping 101
    Background: 1st year hive started in early May from package, currently in two 10 frame brood boxes Question: Did a hive inspection and my queen is working hard (lots of capped brood, lots of larve in various stages, lots of eggs and good pattern) but then I find a capped queen cell with larve...
  4. Bee Forum
    I have three deep hive bodies on my hives. The honey store has 10 deep, full frames, of perfectly capped honey. The honey surplus deep has 10 frames at 1/3 to 1/2 of each frame capped. The goldenrod and the buckwheat are nearly finished and the trees are just starting to turn color. How long...
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