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  1. Equipment/Hardware
    Here is the short video of how I am using hive lifter to scale a hive. I compare the weight of the hive with regular floor scale and it is very accurate. In my previous post i showed my new hive lifter https://www.beesource.com/forums/showthread.php?356971-my-new-hive-lifter
  2. Equipment/Hardware
    I've always hoped to join the NASA HoneyBeeNet program that relies on volunteer submission of daily hive weight to track nectar flow at dozens of sites across the country. http://honeybeenet.gsfc.nasa.gov/ The understanding of nectar flow nicely complements satellite tracking of vegetation...
  3. Bee Forum
    Hi everybody, I'm fairly new to beekeeping (started last Aug) and am one of those guys who loves data. I would read a lot of posts and books that would talk about doing this or that 'when a flow is on', but never any advice on how to detect nectar flows other than opening and inspecting. Some...
  4. Everything Honey
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hi Guys, I have a question that hopefully you guys can answer. I have purchased a very basic Pfund honey grading system: Jacks Scale My question is, Has anyone correlated a direct relation between the mm reading...
  5. Beekeeping 101
    Hi Guys, I have a question that hopefully you guys can answer. I have purchased a very basic Pfund honey grading system: Jacks Scale My question is, Has anyone correlated a direct relation between the mm reading and the type of honey. For example, has anyone measured sourwood honey and if so...
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