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by sunigam
Sun Jun 02, 2019 3:25 pm
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Bees and Hive Equipment
Replies: 0
Views: 72

Bees and Hive Equipment

<t>I have the following for sale;<br/> 1. One Nuc that has a walk away split colony that has a queen currently producing brood; larvae and eggs. The split was derived the first weekend of May from a 2 year old colony that has been treated for mites over that time span with Apiguard and MAQS. $190 fo...
by sunigam
Mon Oct 29, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Apiary Site Available
Replies: 0
Views: 833

Apiary Site Available

I have information for an apiary site located in the Longmont area on Oxford Road. The location is on a grass hay and alfalfa farm with many herbs planted. Owners are asking for a jar of honey in return for hosting a few hives. Contact me at 303-746-4464 or sunigam@msn.com if you are interested.
by sunigam
Thu Feb 16, 2017 10:58 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: Bee Hives and equipment
Replies: 0
Views: 2763

Bee Hives and equipment

4 Langstroth hives + bee colony in each hive ; two painted 8 frame deeps, screen bottom boards, inner cover, telescoping cover, metal queen excluder; two painted 8 frame medium supers. Health reports and treatment history available. Current colony assessment = 6 frames of bees in each hive and bein...
by sunigam
Thu Aug 27, 2015 9:37 am
Forum: Beekeeping
Topic: Pullilng Honey frames from supers, when?
Replies: 2
Views: 7102

Pullilng Honey frames from supers, when?

5 of my hives have supers that have frames that are partially capped or filled with nectar. It's is time to pull frames off but with everything being late this I'm thinking of leaving for another week. The conundrum is that I need to treat the hives for mites soon. Any one else dealing with this tim...
by sunigam
Sun Apr 21, 2013 10:54 am
Forum: Beekeeping
Topic: Placement of hive on property with a feral colony
Replies: 1
Views: 4607

Placement of hive on property with a feral colony

BCBA, I stopped by a farm yesterday to ask permission to place one to two hives on the property. The farm advertises itself as an organic farm and is located north of Longmont. The owner said yes with one caveat; there is a feral colony present which has relocated twice in the last two years. Two ye...