Monthly Archives: March 2012

Los Altos Bee Removal – Finally Found Them

Steve, a general contractor, called me on Friday saying that his client has a bee issue at their house and need the bees rescued before they complete the remodeling. Since I was so close I got in contact with Mollie … Continue reading

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Good Bee Swarm Conditions

Thursday and Friday were perfect bee swarm conditions and the phone¬†calls that I’m receiving pretty much confirms it. Today I received a few calls that I couldn’t get to so I passed on the swarm madness to a few buddy … Continue reading

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Beehive Inspection – MV Colony

All of the recent caught swarms, even the small after swarms, have been drawing comb and expanding quickly thanks to our great nectar flow happening now. Soon this MV colony will fill a single medium. Brood of all stages. Above … Continue reading

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Beehive Inspection – Blackstone Colony

We had a little time inbetween our meetings today to inspect a few of our new hives from swarms. First the Blackstone colony hived a couple of weeks back in San Jose. This colony grew exponentially filling one medium in … Continue reading

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After Swarm With Two Queens

A week ago one of the large colonies at my parent’s place swarmed. A swarm cluster about 5¬† pounds of bees landed 30+ feet up and we couldn’t get to them since they were deep inside branches and leaves. We … Continue reading

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Two Swarms In Two Days – Los Altos Bee Swarm Removal

Jane and Kean called me on Tuesday about a swarm that clustered on their tree since Friday and suffered through some rain when we had that light steady rain all day. The swarm of bees took some beating but very … Continue reading

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Citrus Blooming Soon

The nectar flow right now is pretty strong and soon it’ll get even better as citrus will start to bloom. The bees are building up like crazy and with our recent rains should prolong some of the blooms. Just wanted … Continue reading

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