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San Jose Bee Removal – After-Swarm Bee Rescue

Last Sunday we helped a first year beekeeper split her hive into two because it swarmed multiple times already. The original hive had at least 7 swarm cells. So we left two queen cells in the original hive. Split and … Continue reading

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Bee Swarm Under Umbrella – San Jose Bee Rescue

Around dinner time tonight I received a call from Breatriz of San Jose. She spotted a bee nest under her umbrella and wasn’t sure what kind of bees they were. So she texted me picture of a bee and the … Continue reading

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San Jose Bee Removal – Queen Plus Two Queen Cells

We did a live bee relocation on Saturday in San Jose from a home that was being remodeled. Nhan’s family bought this property around January and noticed the bees, so the colony has been living there for at least six … Continue reading

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San Jose Bee Removal – Queen Comes Out

A local beekeeper named Earl referred this bee rescue to us. Earl catches swarms but does not do structural removals. I got in contact with the homeowner Chris and went for a site check and found the bees entering through … Continue reading

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Site Check – San Jose Bees In Attic

Went for a quick site check on the border of San Jose and Cupertino since it was so close by. The bees are once again entering through the vent holes into the attic. Going to remove the 2×6 wood piece … Continue reading

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San Jose Bee Removal – 15th Street Bees Rescued

Today was the scheduled live bee relocation of a swarm that moved in last Sunday. I wanted them to build some comb first so I have a better chance at finding the queen but today we didn’t find her as … Continue reading

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San Jose Bee Removal – Downtown Site Check

Amy from downtown San Jose called Friday saying that there were about a dozen bees that got inside her studio behind her house. And there were also some bees coming and going at the eve of the roof. So today … Continue reading

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