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Offline JP

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« on: September 14, 2005, 04:21:17 PM »
Hi everyone, I am back & forth from my home, but at least I have a home to go back to. What can I do to prevent my bees from being wiped out by the mosquito spray, cover them? Yesterday evening I suffered some losses due to spraying. This evening I was going to cover them with bath towels. Any other suggestions?
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« Reply #1 on: September 14, 2005, 05:31:44 PM »
If you build the "robber screens" except close off or don't make the final exit then they have a screened porch.  This will allow you to close them up while letting them ventilate.  The main thing is to close them up without them suffocating.
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