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  1. 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...
  2. Bee Forum
    Hello, I have 2 beehives in my friends backyard. We've recently noticed that the bees have been more aggressive then usual. This is the only apiary I have to wear gloves at and the bees have been very defensive, they buzz at people that come within 15 feet of the hives. An option is the...
  3. Bee Forum
    http://news.sciencemag.org/sciencenow/2011/07/scienceshot-beehive-fences-keep.html?rss=1 This is a very interesting article about beehives used to keep out elephants: African elephants are afraid of bees (they even have an alarm call for them), and scientists are now using that fear to help...
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