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    davidguttermans

    Open Sesame!

    A busy weekend all round. On Saturday I took a trip to what I hope is going to be my new apiary on a nature reserve. As they're holding regular work days at the moment to keep things under control...

    16-10-2018 11:01 AM
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    janeoh

    So the reason for the board not clearing became...

    So the reason for the board not clearing became apparent on the removal of the board to find the porter bee escapes had jumped out of position when placing the heavy supers on top. 2958 2959

    janeoh 19-10-2018, 09:30 PM Go to last post
    Jambo

    Encouraging! Struggling to get my head around...

    Encouraging! Struggling to get my head around why it works.

    RE drowned bees it's a bit odd that I seem to have either hives with zero drownings or quite a few, never seems to be one or two....

    Jambo 15-10-2018, 11:02 AM Go to last post
    greengumbo

    Good luck jambo. I fed a bunch last thursday in...

    Good luck jambo. I fed a bunch last thursday in the rain and checked yesterday to find they had taken all 12 litres and no drowned bees :)

    greengumbo 15-10-2018, 10:29 AM Go to last post
    Jambo

    Interesting - a couple of mine seem to need more...

    Interesting - a couple of mine seem to need more weight but are a bit reluctant to take it down, will give that a go.

    Jambo 14-10-2018, 06:10 PM Go to last post