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1 Margareth 5272 Mon Mar 14, 2016 10:01 pm
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2 beesngardening@gmail.com 5378 Tue Mar 08, 2016 7:55 am
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5 LambertoDK 10849 Mon Dec 21, 2015 10:46 am
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7 billthebee 10485 Sun Nov 22, 2015 12:21 pm
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5 vicmiester 8216 Wed Nov 18, 2015 3:52 am
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No new posts Very late swarm
3 Tim71 6986 Thu Sep 10, 2015 8:50 pm
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No new posts Cross Combing Implications..
5 Rebecca 8749 Tue Sep 08, 2015 7:26 am
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No new posts No eggs or brood in hive split mid July
8 Heartstone 9490 Thu Aug 27, 2015 12:48 pm
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No new posts Found a tiny swarm today - now what to do?
1 melissabee 4099 Sun Aug 23, 2015 6:54 pm
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No new posts need help late swarm in warré hive...
4 hubertpilon 6141 Fri Aug 21, 2015 9:19 pm
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No new posts Combining laying cast swarm with queenless hive
4 heathervale 6194 Tue Aug 18, 2015 11:07 am
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No new posts Robbing while harvesting honey
6 agapetos 7954 Sat Aug 15, 2015 12:08 pm
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No new posts Starving bees
11 joa 11168 Sat Aug 15, 2015 11:14 am
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No new posts [ Poll ] Wasps robbing - drastic action? Or let the colony go?
11 sam_uk 13360 Tue Aug 04, 2015 10:43 am
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5 PermaHeretic 8090 Tue Jul 28, 2015 8:50 am
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6 mark.b 8864 Mon Jul 20, 2015 5:55 pm
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2 barshambees 4751 Tue Jul 14, 2015 6:57 am
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No new posts Starving bees - really urgent
18 Heartstone 24353 Sun Jul 12, 2015 8:27 pm
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No new posts Are my bees swarming
7 NetComrade 8841 Sun Jul 12, 2015 12:45 am
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No new posts Wasp Invasion
11 Melcbee 11807 Wed Jul 08, 2015 12:14 pm
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No new posts hundreds of dead bees under hive
9 kathyd 12213 Thu Jul 02, 2015 7:48 pm
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No new posts How best to approach getting bees out of a tree trunk.
4 frasertree 7296 Sun Jun 21, 2015 7:16 pm
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No new posts Neonicitinoid Ban!!!
1 00buzzbee 4271 Tue Jun 16, 2015 10:18 pm
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No new posts Swarmed Hives. All brood hatched .... No eggs
9 barshambees 11773 Mon Jun 15, 2015 1:50 pm
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No new posts What to do?
7 mountainbee 9904 Fri Jun 12, 2015 10:04 pm
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No new posts Foundationless Frames - Comb EVERYWHERE
3 megsohiohoneybees 6979 Fri Jun 12, 2015 7:15 am
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7 mountainbee 9730 Tue Jun 09, 2015 12:16 pm
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3 exmoorlover 5763 Tue Jun 09, 2015 9:34 am
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No new posts Swarming!!! Right now!
7 Trun89410 8840 Thu Jun 04, 2015 2:55 pm
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No new posts adding queenless rescued bees to existing colony
5 Neukirchen 8458 Wed Jun 03, 2015 11:22 pm
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10 Beck 12771 Thu May 28, 2015 3:19 pm
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4 ecosharon 7623 Tue May 26, 2015 9:31 pm
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No new posts Need to induce absconding
4 CharlieBnoobee 7519 Sat May 16, 2015 8:56 pm
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No new posts Swarm - how long can I keep them closed up?
2 Chardyboy 5008 Thu May 14, 2015 11:58 am
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No new posts A little help for a new beekeeper in Va.
7 Byrdmando 10745 Wed May 13, 2015 1:02 am
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No new posts Zero comb two days after package installation
25 bbounds 23876 Tue May 12, 2015 6:36 pm
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No new posts Concerned that majority of stores gone or used up in May
3 Philngirls 6429 Sat May 09, 2015 8:02 pm
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No new posts cross comb/collapse...queen question
4 blackwillowfarm 6540 Tue May 05, 2015 10:03 pm
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8 rainman1962 11210 Sun May 03, 2015 10:53 pm
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8 blackwillowfarm 10120 Fri May 01, 2015 7:43 pm
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6 ladysif 8113 Mon Apr 20, 2015 9:39 am
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23 lildesyl 30884 Wed Mar 25, 2015 7:58 am
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No new posts Late swarm and cold weather
16 jcfougere 26624 Sat Nov 22, 2014 10:30 pm
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10 Che Guebuddha 45071 Sat Nov 01, 2014 6:12 pm
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4 Highlander 7225 Tue Oct 14, 2014 2:39 pm
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No new posts Robbed... can I save colony?
0 alwayslearning 4527 Tue Oct 07, 2014 7:25 pm
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No new posts Are my bees preparing to swarm?
5 meant2bee 9151 Tue Oct 07, 2014 7:33 am
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No new posts More Bearding.
2 Ligfiets 5884 Wed Oct 01, 2014 7:19 am
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No new posts no brood, no honey stores, no pollen stores !!!???!?!??
0 ladysif 4406 Tue Sep 30, 2014 5:34 pm
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No new posts bearding at night in late September
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