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Drone Brood

Did a complete inspection today of a booming hive of three mediums. The bees drew out half of a medium in two weeks and filled every cell with nectar! The flow is on! We went through all the frames and … Continue reading

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Bees Relocated From Behind Electric Meter – Mountain View Bee Removal

Here’s our Sunday bee removal in Mountain View. Last Thursday we did a site check after Kiwi and Bob called, and found the bees inside the electric meter box and knew it was nearly impossible to get to them from … Continue reading

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Bees Under The Shed – Palo Alto Bee Removal

Ken called me two weeks ago regarding honey bees that have moved in about a month ago. We scheduled this Saturday for the bee relocation. We arrived right at 9 AM and Ken showed us where the bees were entering … Continue reading

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Swarm Of Bees In Mailbox – Mountain View Bee Removal

Doing a little catching up as this swarm rescue happened mid last week. Received a call from Rich who lives in a multi-plex in Mountain View and said a swarm of bees landed on the mailbox and it’s about the … Continue reading

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Full Body Workout in 95F Heat – 12 Hour Bee Removal In Los Altos

Remember this removal we did in April in Los Altos, while we were there we noticed another larger hive but couldn’t find a way into the attic for an inspection. Well, it got to a point where the colony population … Continue reading

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Transferring Bees From Langstroth to Top Bar Hive – Adopt A Hive

One day I received a call from a gentlemen who wanted to get an established hive for his top bar hive. The cell phone reception was horrible and we ended the conversation with saying something about him sending me an … Continue reading

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Adopt A Hive – A Pair Of Dedicated New Beekeepers And Their Hive

It has been about a month now since Andrew contacted me regarding getting a bee hive for their newly redone backyard which master gardener Drew helped them design. Last week Andrew and LeAnna came over for their beekeeping 101 lesson … Continue reading

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