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Ants Ants Ants!

I would have to say that a majority if not all beekeepers will run into an ant issue at their hives sooner or later. So my recommendation to new beekeepers is to set your new hives on a platform that … Continue reading

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Orange Oil Did Not Work on Ants

So a couple of days ago I sprayed Orange oil by Orange Guard on the legs of the Hayward Overhill Hive stand as ants were going into the hive. Because the hive was weak I wanted to make sure the … Continue reading

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Hayward Overhill Hive Inspection – 7/6/2010

Received a call from my brother in law on Tuesday saying that there are ants walking on the hive and that he sees little amount of bees. He might have seen the bee activity near dark which is minimal because … Continue reading

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