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  1. Splits/Combines
    2nd year beekeeper here with a few questions on some new experiences. My overwintered hive was very strong this spring and was showing signs of swarming so I made my first split. After seeing quite a few supersedure cells with two full brood boxes I checkered a new brood box with plenty of...
  2. Bee Forum
    This is my third year beekeeping. I have had one hive in particular that has struggled since I got it. As far as I know, this is the original queen still (but not marked). I decided last week to remove her and let them re-queen themselves. She had maybe two first-sized clusters of brood...
  3. Beekeeping 101
    Hello all. I have a nuc with a queen in it which was split from hive about 3 weeks ago. I went into the 'old' hive yesterday and didn't find any evidence of a queen that had been raised, and know that I accidently moved the queen whenever I created the nuc. I had enough 'brood' whenever I made...
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