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  1. Diseases and Pests
    I had a bad experience this year in one of my apiaries where I used a package of bees to boost a lack-luster hive. I put newspaper over the brood box, put on an empty box, and shook the package onto the newspaper. The bees looked terrible. Deformed ans shriveled wings everywhere, and lots of...
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    We are an Irish Company www.apisprotect.com formed as a result of 3 years of scientific trials of in hive sensors, big data and machine learning conducted by my colleagues Dr Fiona Edwards Murphy - an IBM Scholar and Google Women Techmakers Scholar, and supervised by Dr Pádraig Whelan - senior...
  3. Diseases and Pests
    Is it just the hive bodies & frames that contaminate, or an entire car that transported potentially AFB contaminated hive bodies? Received my first nuc early May, 2016. Two days later my mentor died, leaving me with 2 more hives, located 5 miles away, and 20 miles from his home. He had only...
  4. Diseases and Pests
    I have a volunteer hive underneath the floor of my wooden shop. I hope to move them to a better location for me come spring. This morning I went out to check temperatures on the floor. Sorta stuck in 1 of 3 access holes for the bees to come up to the sugar syrup was this bee. As you can see -...
  5. Diseases and Pests
    So I've seen this discussed in various forums that feeding honey bought from an untreated source (most honey) runs the risk on introduced diseases into a hive. How realistic is this? Does anyone know of any examples wherein somebody fed honey and actually developed a disease? Am curious to...
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