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  1. Beekeeping 101
    My niece and I installed 6 new nucs a week and a half ago. She took pictures today of the sticky boards and disposed of them, but unfortunately the camera is pretty low resolution and she didn't really inspect them. I read an archived post on beesource that had interesting ideas on what you...
  2. Top Bar & Horizontal Hive Forum
    Poised in a weird place. Both the swarm and the donor hive look bad. Don't think a new queen will rise from the old hive and the new swarm is losing bees daily. Sprayed them with oil tonight, contemplating looking for the new queen and if she isn't there emerging the split hive. The other hive...
  3. Welcome Forum
    thanks for adding me to your forum. I do not have any bees yet, signed on here to learn.
  4. The Queen & Bee Breeding
    Has anyone ordered bees or nucs from Miller Bee Supply in NC? Thoughts? Did the bees do well?
  5. Bee Forum
    Well the first hive has released the queen, hopefully she is still with them! I removed three frames 10 - 8 and banded the queen to the third, put the hive cover on, placed a empty frame on top with a jar feeder and tiny piece of patty (doesn't look like it's been touched) and put the top on...
  6. Welcome Forum
    So, here's the skinny on me..... I work as a registered nurse at our local hospital on Med-Surg and the ICU. I occasionally pick up shifts in the PACU if they need me. I used to keep fish tanks but space has ruled those out for the time being. I have off and on thought about keeping bees for...
  7. Welcome Forum
    Hey folks, I'm glad to have found this site. CC
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