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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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Adopt A Bee Hive – Portofino Hive Set Up For A New Beekeeper In Los Altos

Early this morning my dad and I delivered the hive to Tom’s place in Los Altos. We helped him set the hive up and talked a little before we left for our chimney bee removal in Menlo Park. This hive, … Continue reading

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Adopt A Hive – SJ 15th Hive Moves to Sonoma

Early this week I received a call from Zofia of Sonoma saying that she and her boyfriend have been interested in beekeeping and wanted to start a hive this year. Bee packages aren’t available at this time of the year … Continue reading

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Cutout in Palo Alto – Lincoln Bee Colony – Completed

We’ve completed the bee removal in Palo Alto on 7/22/2010. My dad was stung once through the bee suit. And me, my body is really feeling the pain from neck down with sore muscles. Day 1 was the simple part … Continue reading

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Sad News About the Wine Barrel Hive

Well, tonight my dad and I was going to drill three one inch holes on the top of the barrel for a top entrance, putting on a cover with four legs. We first covered the original entrance. Then started to … Continue reading

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