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Checking Hives In February

In a “normal” year, February brings deep snow in our area.  This is year we have seen cold sunny days, cold overcast days, rain, a few sunny 50-degree (F) days, and now, as I write this, snow.  During the sunny … Continue reading

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Preparing Bees For Winter Part 3: Nucleus Hives in Winter

My nucs are given the same 3 weeks of feed and are treated for mites, just like the strong hives.  But after that, their lives take a different turn. Reminder: I prep the hives for winter starting in the third … Continue reading

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