First swarm 2019

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Wally
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First swarm 2019

Post by Wally » Wed Mar 13, 2019 9:39 am

Caught a 3 lb. swarm yesterday evening in Sophia. March 12.. Season has began.

DuaneB
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Re: First swarm 2019

Post by DuaneB » Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:13 pm

Nice job, Wally.

I put up a Swarm bait box late Sunday. Went and checked on it today, and there were about 8 or 9 bees checking it out. How do you know when the bees have move in?

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Re: First swarm 2019

Post by Wally » Thu Mar 14, 2019 6:05 am

Pollen going in......

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Re: First swarm 2019

Post by DuaneB » Thu Mar 14, 2019 9:18 am

Makes sense.

Thanks Wally.

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