Jump to content

Search the Community

Showing results for tags 'feeder options'.

  • Search By Tags

    Type tags separated by commas.
  • Search By Author

Content Type


Forums

  • News & Announcements
    • NZ Beekeeping Announcements
    • Swarm Removal Requests
  • New Zealand Beekeeping
    • General Beekeeping
    • Commercial Beekeepers
    • Beginner Beekeepers
    • New Zealand Beekeeping How Do I ?
    • Alternative Beekeeping
    • Hives & Equipment
    • Disease & Pests
    • Breeding Bees
    • Bee Products & Recipes
    • Bees in the Media
    • Plants and Blossoms
    • Beginner to Beginner
    • Hobby to Hobby
    • Commercial to Commercial
  • International Beekeeping
    • International Beekeeping Forum
  • Forum Support & Bug Reports
  • Archived area
    • Archive
  • BOP's BOP Bee Interest Group Forums
  • Selwyn Beekeepers's Meeting today
  • Marlborough Beekeepers Association's Discussion Forum
  • Beekeepers Hawkes Bay Incorporated's BHBI Forums

Calendars

  • Community Calendar
  • BOP's Events
  • Selwyn Beekeepers's Events
  • Marlborough Beekeepers Association's MBA Calendar
  • Beekeepers Hawkes Bay Incorporated's BHBI Events

Blogs

  • NZ Beekeepers + Blog
  • Bees of the Haven - continued
  • Beyond Bee Books
  • mischief
  • Keith
  • Beequip Hives
  • TONI CHILDS RAISES GLOBAL AWARENESS TO BEE COLLAPSE
  • Beekeeping business
  • Manuka Engineering
  • Managing a nucleus colony for population increase in winter
  • Mt Lyford Honey
  • At the hive entrance
  • Jordan

Categories

  • Documents
    • General Beekeeping
    • Hives & Equipment
    • Disease & Pests
    • Breeding Bees
    • Bee Products & Recipes
    • Plants & Blossoms
    • Bees in the Media
  • Club Newsletters

Categories

  • Northland
  • Auckland
  • Waikato
  • Bay of Plenty
  • Gisborne
  • Hawke's Bay
  • Taranaki
  • Manawatū-Whanganui
  • Wellington
  • Tasman
  • Nelson
  • Marlborough
  • West Coast
  • Canterbury
  • Otago
  • Southland

Find results in...

Find results that contain...


Date Created

  • Start

    End


Last Updated

  • Start

    End


Filter by number of...

Joined

  • Start

    End



Swarm Collection Area


Business name


Beekeeping Experience


Business phone


Business email


Facebook


Google Talk


Skype


Twitter


Location

Found 2 results

  1. Gotta love the weather break, and the long weekend. So checked in on the ladies. It's been two weeks. Apricot hive is going great guns. It started with extra frames of food and drawn comb. This hive is now moving up into its next brood box. Quince, not so much. The queen is 1 year older, and there was a bit of varroa pressure (now solved). But despite feeding 2:1 syrup it is completely untouched (I've dumped two lots). The bees do have to cross 1 FD of foundation frames (which are slowly getting drawn out). There's lots of nectar stored elsewhere and a bit of pollen, so I'
  2. Hi all. My first nuc should be arriving within the next couple of weeks so I am just making sure I have absolutely everything organised for my new tenants. What are your thoughts on using a zip-lock bag 1/2 to 3/4 filled with sugar syrup, with a few little holes punched in the top surface with, say, a toothpick? In the US this is known as "baggie feeding". Apparently you just place it on top of the frames and then the bees can crawl on top and quite easily draw up syrup. I am considering this because: (a) it seems pretty easy and cheap to set up; and (b) it seems like a good way to
×
×
  • Create New...