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I don't know how Auckland is for the bees but generally additional supers is an on the flow or just at the beginning thing so the bees...
Nothing coming in down here. I am now pulling empty honey boxes off so that I only have full boxes on the hives for the girls to finish.
any beekeepers in the lower south island interested in getting their beehives inspected by a operational AFB detector dog?
And of course, also known as "water"
Second season of using flowframes (in a modified super rather than the full flowhive set up) on the same hive. The bees filled them much...
Bush blend is now around $16.50/kg so I am told
Its seasons like this that you have to be strong in your negotiations with honey buyers. They all know the season has been bad and...
We will be down by half also.
Good flow of willow dew right now which Im not unhappy about.
Ill be down 70% probably.
I'm at about 50% and while it's not ideal, like you say, it could certainly be worse.
Unfortunately I'll now need to spend winter...
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