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  1. Bee Forum
    I have been watching many videos on Brood Factories and I have a few questions, and thoughts that may need to be steared in the right direction. :scratch: 20-22 days prior to starting a brood factory I add drone frames to hives that have characteristics that I like that to other colonies. How...
  2. Beekeeping 101
    I have a hive with a newly laying queen(for maybe about a week) and one hive with no queen or brood. I would like to take out some eggs from the hive with the queen and put them in the queenless hive so they can raise a queen. I was planning on using this method from fat bee man...
  3. Bee Forum
    We just received a notice from our provincial bee inspector that small hive beetle has been found in shipments of queens from Hawaii at their destinations in Manitoba and Alberta. And I inquired locally about why we import them. I was told that we have to import them, as people cannot raise...
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