Christina Parlapiano's Discussions
Anyone else experiencing high bee losses so far this fall/winter? I am down to three hives from the seven I closed up in October from two different bee yards. All the same, full stores, no bees…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Aimee Williams yesterday.
Anyone else seeing CCD this late fall? I went to check hives today and two out of three in one bee yard were gone except the queen and about thirty additional workers, tons of honey and pollen. No…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Christina Parlapiano Dec 28, 2017.
My neighbor alerted me to two swarms in my crabapple tree yesterday. Sure enough they were there 3 hours later when I was able to bet home. I'm curious to figure out where they came from. I only…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Elizabeth Lake Apr 9, 2017.
I was able to get a video of my newly emerged (today) virgin queen piping. Notice when she pipes the workers all stop to listen to her.…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Elizabeth Lake Apr 6, 2017.