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drawing out comb

  1. Bee Forum
    I have a dead-out with 5 frames of drawn comb and lots of honey. There are about 5 sides of the frames with drawn comb that's empty and the rest is full of honey(mostly capped). I'd like to install a package in with these frames. Should I install package right into the nuc box or move the frames...
  2. Equipment/Hardware
    I'm hoping for some explicit guidance on how I might be able to get a few hives converted to small cell foundation. I have been happy with my overwinter survival rates since I started using oxalic acid vaporization and northern-adapted queen bees (9 for 9 this past winter in New Haven, CT). My...
  3. Bee Forum
    I have a hive that was existing when I bought it last year. It is only one deep and I've been trying to get the bees to draw out more comb in a second deep. So far they will not. I added the second deep several weeks ago and have been feeding sugar water to help encourage them but nothing...
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