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Offline tireman

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Found some trouble.
« on: March 08, 2014, 10:26:17 PM »
I decided to change the worst of my boxes today. I basically found a cutout. The guy I got the hives from had only 4 frames in a 10 frame Lang and comb was attached to the inner cover. I did the best I could but never saw the queen. I had some honey, lots of pollen, different stages of larvae and some nectar. I cut what comb I could and put it in foundation less frames. It was a very exciting feeling to open a hive for the first time. Weather permitting, I will do the second box next week. I peeked at it and has all ten frames so it shouldn't be as bad.
It is what it is

Offline tefer2

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Re: Found some trouble.
« Reply #1 on: March 08, 2014, 11:40:55 PM »
That's the way you do it. Now your hooked for sure.
Welcome to the fraternity!  :brian:

Offline bud1

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Re: Found some trouble.
« Reply #2 on: March 09, 2014, 09:42:46 AM »
I watched jp and shawee do a cut out in my yard  can I join
tireman come over to  our little gathering in april and meet a few folks
to bee or not to bee