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  1. Bee Forum
    I have a double nuc that overwintered as 4x4 and will be taking each side and installing in a reg size hive body. I have heard these things take off in their second year, Exactly how fast do they build up and how quickly will I need to add boxes and supers? Thanks!
  2. Bee Forum
    There are some truly good beekeepers on here and two who stood out to me are Mr Palmer and Mr Steppler. In fact I watch MP's 'The Sustainable Apiary' , like a great movie, at least twice a year. In my search to find applicable knowledge concerning Nucs I routinely emulate what these two are...
  3. The Queen & Bee Breeding
    I have watched all of Mike Palmers youtube videos and have wanted to try his method but I do not have brood factories yet so I took some of his method and created my own, I believe I am not depleting my resources and should be sustainable by my calculating but look forward to hearing your...
  4. Beekeeping Meetings and Classes
    Hello, It’s hard to imagine we are only a few weeks away from our annual VBA Winter Meeting. Like in years past, this year’s Winter Meeting will be held in conjunction with the Vermont Farm Show on Tuesday January 26th. The Vermont Farm Show has graciously offered us free space to host our...
  5. Equipment/Hardware
    I have been seeing beekeepers using feed bags in place of a wooden crown board, such as Mike Palmer. I was just wondering how do you provide proper ventillation, specially in the winter when you do not have the notch that a wooden crown board has, and the outer cover sits directly on top of the...
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