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    Adam

    I recall once that I put a caged queen in a hive...

    I recall once that I put a caged queen in a hive without realizing that there was still a queencell in there. One of my many beekeeping mistakes. The virgin from the queencell left in a swarm - I...

    Adam Yesterday, 07:06 PM Go to last post
    Silvbee

    Recommendations for queens

    Hi all,

    I'm looking to import some new genetics into my apiary and plan to re-queen at least one of my hives and wondered if anyone has any recommendations of individuals or sellers I should use....

    Silvbee Yesterday, 04:50 PM Go to last post
    Neils

    They’re not making it easy for me! Hive that...

    They’re not making it easy for me!

    Hive that swarmed still has the Queen, found her running around in the supers when that capped honey looked a bit broodish.

    New queen would only have emerged...

    Neils 21-07-2019, 05:38 PM Go to last post
    alancooper

    Hi GG, Just looked at this tube clip of bees on...

    Hi GG,
    Just looked at this tube clip of bees on hazel pollen. Do you know the location? - the geographical context is relevant. I see buildings in the backlog round, sun and calm conditions. Here in...

    alancooper 18-07-2019, 09:38 PM Go to last post
    Mellifera Crofter

    That’s a lovely bumble bee. Perhaps the...

    That’s a lovely bumble bee.

    Perhaps the Bumblebee Conservation Trust can give advice. They’ve been helpful to me when I asked for advice about moving a bumble bee nest.

    Mellifera Crofter 17-07-2019, 11:10 PM Go to last post