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I spoke with someone last year who told me they deal with aggressive bees, but I can't remember who. Can anyone tell me who deals with them? One of our hives is super aggressive. I considered re-queening and started looking for the queen when my…Continue
Recent swarm call didn't pan out, they were gone when I got there. It looks like there is a large colony still under the small wooden shed (8'x8' or so) in the back yard. Would anyone be interested in evaluating the project for a cutout? It is near…Continue
Started by Carlos Aragon in Swarms 15 hours ago.
Hello all. My top bar hive is expanding rapidly. I need to split this hive and thus need a new shell for my ladies.Anyone have a top bar shell available for sale? My current hive has 19 inch bars.Continue
Ok, we had three topbar hives going into the winter. Populations looked fine, we thought they had enough resources. One was weak, and we wondered if it was going to make it. Nevertheless. All three hives didn't make it. So, several questions:1)…Continue
I have few top bar starter nuc hives I am selling. One is ready right now. These are established mini-colonies. The honeybees know their queen. These nuc hive include a fresh well mated queen, four bars of: bees, drawn comb, brood (both open and…Continue
Started by Steve Burton in Sell/Trade + Donate/Volunteer yesterday.