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cleaning frames

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    Hi A week ago our bees swarmed and left the hive. We 2 boxes and a top flow hive. I am need some advice on how to clean and store these frames. There is very little honey in them. I do not want them to mold, nor do i have space in a freezer to put them in. I have noticed small yellow "things"...
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    We just completed cleaning some used equipment using the lye bath method. Thought I'd post photos to show how we did it. This is the first time I've tried to post photos here. Hope it works. We set the bath up in a small water tank and used two turkey fryers to heat the water up. We used 30...
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    This is my second year beekeeping and I had this same problem last year. After extracting the honey I put the frames on the hive as suggested to let the bees clean them out. The problem is that they keep filling them with nectar! I even put them on top of the inner cover and they are still...
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