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  1. roadkillbobb replied to the thread How to prevent the attack of bees?.

    well if they are honey bees this is the perfect time to buy a hive and transfer them into it...its very rewarding when you can watch...

    Jun 22, 2017 at 8:30 AM
  2. roadkillbobb replied to the thread Dead Hive - what do you do?.

    start over..I lost a hive to mites, so the next year I bought a new nuc and started over, then I treated for mites and the hive made it...

    Jun 22, 2017 at 8:25 AM
  3. roadkillbobb replied to the thread New to beekeeping and have a question.

    2 years ago I lost my hive to mites and in the spring it was robbed( there were no bees to defend the hive), it looked like an explosion...

    Jun 22, 2017 at 8:21 AM
  4. Bryan Brassell replied to the thread 1 or 2 supers.

    Like most things beekeeping, you will find many different answers on this one. I use excluders because I am interested in honey...

    Jun 22, 2017 at 12:38 AM
  5. Bryan Brassell replied to the thread How do you run your hives?.

    I filled it out for you, took me 2 minutes. Good luck with your thesis.

    Jun 22, 2017 at 12:31 AM
  6. Bryan Brassell posted a new thread.

    How long to feed?

    New package bee hives and new splits. I have feeders on them - southeast Texas. They continue to drink the sugar water, but also have...

    Forum: General Beekeeping

    Jun 22, 2017 at 12:20 AM
  7. Bryan Brassell posted a new thread.

    Dead Hive - what do you do?

    Found queenless, eggless hive overrun with hive beetle larvae (hundreds) and was moths. Hive had two supers full of honey. I tossed...

    Forum: General Beekeeping

    Jun 22, 2017 at 12:18 AM
  8. RalphNiles replied to the thread How to prevent the attack of bees?.

    I'm not able to post the pic of the hive. It is not a wasp or yellow jackets. I'm sure that those are honeybees. I'm planning to...

    Jun 21, 2017 at 11:39 PM
  9. Oilman replied to the thread New to beekeeping and have a question.

    That is one of the things I plan on doing. There was no fighting going on. The larger bees were coming and going as if they were part of...

    Jun 21, 2017 at 10:38 PM
  10. roadkillbobb replied to the thread New to beekeeping and have a question.

    with a new or weak hive I have closed off the entrance to only about an inch or 2..this will give a much smaller area to guard..

    Jun 21, 2017 at 9:42 PM
  11. roadkillbobb replied to the thread Newbe hello.

    they really dont need a whole lot of time once you get them set up..that swarm came to you for a reason, I would hold onto it, you did...

    Jun 21, 2017 at 9:41 PM
  12. roadkillbobb replied to the thread How to prevent the attack of bees?.

    post a picture of the hive, it may be wasps or yellow jackets and not honey bees. if thats the case , just kill them off..

    Jun 21, 2017 at 9:36 PM
  13. Oilman posted a new thread.

    Newbe hello

    I am new to beekeeping. Memorial Day I was thinking about my dad who was a medic in the pacific ww2. Dad went on to become an...

    Forum: Introductions

    Jun 21, 2017 at 6:15 PM
  14. Oilman posted a new thread.

    New to beekeeping and have a question

    I am new to beekeeping and visited some friends who also are rather new to the discipline. I noticed something that seems unusual and...

    Forum: General Beekeeping

    Jun 21, 2017 at 6:03 PM
  15. Steve's Bees replied to the thread How to prevent the attack of bees?.

    You might want to try contacting a local bee club. They will tell you the name of someone who would be glad to remove the bees for you....

    Jun 21, 2017 at 11:21 AM
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