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  1. Mary Pitts posted a new thread.

    Beginning Beekeeper Kit For Sale $175.00 asking price

    I have a new, unused - Beginning Beekeeper Kit for sale - original price $299.00 - asking $175.00. We were unable to have honey bees in...

    Forum: General Discussion

    Mar 22, 2018 at 11:47 AM
  2. roadkillbobb replied to the thread Used hives.

    ok, just assemble the frames and use, no need to disinfect anything , use a USDA approved wood glue for food contact on any hive boxes...

    Mar 22, 2018 at 10:38 AM
  3. Kevin1969 replied to the thread Used hives.

    Frames are brand new, my friend was able to give me new unassembled frames for all the boxes, so 40 deeps and 40 mediums need to be...

    Mar 22, 2018 at 5:21 AM
  4. roadkillbobb replied to the thread Looking for a skep..

    just do a google search, ebay, both have what your looking for

    Mar 21, 2018 at 10:48 PM
  5. roadkillbobb replied to the thread Used hives.

    I would just rinse with water and dry the hive boxes, how are the frames? do they have any comb or honey in them?

    Mar 21, 2018 at 10:46 PM
  6. Kevin1969 posted a new thread.

    Used hives

    Just bought some inherented used hives from a friend. What is the best way to clean / disinfect the hives. Also I might need to seal...

    Forum: General Beekeeping

    Mar 21, 2018 at 1:38 PM
  7. hockeyboyry posted a new thread.

    Salt Lake City, Utah Swarm Removal

    Contact me if you live in northern Utah and I'll come remove a swarm for you! Call is best: 801-834-5614

    Forum: Find a Beekeeper

    Mar 21, 2018 at 11:04 AM
  8. Paul Cottier posted a new thread.

    Looking for a skep.

    Yes you saw that right. Im looking for a skep beehive. Im wanting one to have as a permanent hive, not to work but more to just enjoy....

    Forum: General Beekeeping

    Mar 20, 2018 at 9:51 PM
  9. CherryHillFarm replied to the thread Honey from lost hives.

    Thanks for the response. I live in central WV. I did kill the queen from the hive before combining the two hives. I am very sure that...

    Mar 19, 2018 at 11:25 AM
  10. Don Fox replied to the thread Honey from lost hives.

    I am not sure where you live, I live in Nova Scotia Canada and run around 600 hives I have not lost a hive do to cold, even today it is...

    Mar 18, 2018 at 4:34 PM
  11. roadkillbobb replied to the thread Honey from lost hives.

    its not a good policy to do that, any diseases or chemical issues will be transferred over..if your 150% sure it was the cold that...

    Mar 17, 2018 at 11:35 PM
  12. CherryHillFarm posted a new thread.

    Honey from lost hives

    I started beekeeping last year with two hives. I combined the hives in the fall because one hive had almost no stored honey. Very cold...

    Forum: General Beekeeping

    Mar 17, 2018 at 7:02 AM