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  1. Trevor Gillbanks rated Ali's post Agree in the thread Adding a super-Now?.

    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...

    Feb 28, 2017 at 14:55
  2. Trevor Gillbanks replied to the thread New Zealand swarm dates for season 2016/17.

    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.

    Feb 28, 2017 at 14:36
  3. Trevor Gillbanks replied to the thread For Sale: Queen Grafting Stand.

    Bump

    Feb 28, 2017 at 14:08
  4. Trevor Gillbanks replied to the thread For Sale: Beehive Stencil.

    Bump

    Feb 28, 2017 at 14:06
  5. Trevor Gillbanks liked Rene Gloor's post in the thread AFB Detector Dog Demonstration in Auckland.

    any beekeepers in the lower south island interested in getting their beehives inspected by a operational AFB detector dog?

    Feb 28, 2017 at 14:05
  6. Trevor Gillbanks rated Len's post Agree in the thread Is honey really good for you?.

    And of course, also known as "water"

    Feb 28, 2017 at 14:04
  7. Trevor Gillbanks rated SaffronDuck's post Thanks in the thread Comments on FLOW Hives.

    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...

    Feb 28, 2017 at 13:46
  8. Trevor Gillbanks replied to the thread Exclusive Commercial Forum..

    Bush blend is now around $16.50/kg so I am told

    Feb 28, 2017 at 13:44
  9. Trevor Gillbanks rated frazzledfozzle's post Agree in the thread Exclusive Commercial Forum..

    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...

    Feb 28, 2017 at 13:43
  10. Trevor Gillbanks rated frazzledfozzle's post Thanks in the thread Exclusive Commercial Forum..

    We will be down by half also. Good flow of willow dew right now which Im not unhappy about.

    Feb 28, 2017 at 13:43
  11. Trevor Gillbanks rated tony's post Thanks in the thread Exclusive Commercial Forum..

    Ill be down 70% probably.

    Feb 28, 2017 at 13:43
  12. Trevor Gillbanks liked Pinnacle's post in the thread Exclusive Commercial Forum..

    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...

    Feb 28, 2017 at 13:43
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