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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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Checking Up on the Los Altos Hills Almaden Colony

It was a beautiful day out today and had a little time after work so we went in and checked on the girls to see how they are doing. This colony was hived just a short time ago and whenever … Continue reading

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Eggs and Larvae for the Waverley Family – 9/10/2010

The Waverley Family grow in numbers as today we saw the first drawn comb double in size from our last inspection and they now have eggs and larvae, pretty good size larvae too! The larvae sure grows fast because this … Continue reading

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The Queen, Eggs, And Larvae

Inspected the Hayward Overhill Hive and Wine Barrel Hive on Sunday (8/15/2010). First the Hayward Overhill Hive, nothing much is going on there. The girls have to fly further now to forage since it’s closer to the hills. Once winter … 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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Mountain View Hive Inspection – 7/6/2010

It has been a little over one month now since we hived this colony. My dad and I inspected the Mountain View hive yesterday afternoon. The hive is a little slower than we thought  at building combs perhaps they don’t … Continue reading

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