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  1. Bee Forum
    Over 1,200 hives were stolen statewide in 2016 alone, according to The Associated Press. In Southwest Florida, beekeepers had more than $150,000 worth of hives stolen that year. One beekeeper from Cape Coral estimates that an average beehive is worth $300, but said that doesn’t include other...
  2. Bee Forum
    I have spoken with two people in the last month that have had their hives stolen. i was wondering what you do to prevent theft and what a person should do when a hive has been stolen. To whom would you report the theft? Can you insure your hives? Do you use cameras? Do you anchor your...
  3. Equipment/Hardware
    Dear Beekeepers, I would like to ask you for favor: I am doing some research related to hives and bees safety. Could you tell me: 1) What is the most common problem with beehives protection and, according to you, what would be the best solution for those issues? 2) What would be the average...
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    https://www.facebook.com/GreenvilleSCDentist/ We have sad news to report. We started beekeeping last spring with the intention of providing honey to our patients. Last night, someone STOLE ALL 3 HIVES! REWARD: $1,000 reward to anyone who has information leading to the return of our hives. Any...
  5. Bee Forum
    Fighting the Rise of Bee Rustlers http://stories.weather.com/stolenbees
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