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jayj200
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« on: February 25, 2014, 11:16:13 AM »

last year I tried  two drops in a hive body no luck, even though it was placed two feet in front of a over crowded hive.

4 days ago we used 15 drops lemon oil 5 on each side and 5 on the top,. all drops were inside the bait box.

shaszam 4 days later bingo they moved in.

cool!  thanks Kevin
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« Reply #1 on: February 25, 2014, 11:32:56 AM »

Way to go. I would have though that was too much. Keep an eye on them sometimes they then move out if the smell is too strong after they move in.
Jim
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« Reply #2 on: February 25, 2014, 06:19:49 PM »

That's what I thought, my friend said no

what he said works
jay
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