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    Do224 reacted to gwt_uk's post in the thread Too early for swarm traps? with Like Like.
    A lot more activity today at the swarm traps today. Much better temps!
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    Do224 reacted to Beebe's post in the thread Too early for swarm traps? with Like Like.
    We've just had the best bee-day of the year so far, with plenty of hive activity and now some drones around. I have a stack of two...
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    Do224 reacted to Loxley's post in the thread Too early for swarm traps? with Like Like.
    Nothing happening at either of mine yet,the odds are against us in this weather though.
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    Do224 reacted to gwt_uk's post in the thread Too early for swarm traps? with Like Like.
    No activity at all now. I have put one in my garden and one near my apiary.
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    Do224 replied to the thread Too early for swarm traps?.
    Anybody having success with their swarm traps now the weather has warmed up? I’ve not had a sniff at mine although noticed a few more...
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    Do224 reacted to OrchardBees's post in the thread Too early for swarm traps? with Like Like.
    Thank you. I really needed them, I've only got a pitiful number of bees in a nuc at the moment. I might actually have something good to...
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    Do224 replied to the thread Scout Bees.
    Totally agree. I’m desperate to gain as much experience as possible. I’ve found a local farm where I can set up an apiary and there’s...
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    Do224 reacted to drex's post in the thread Scout Bees with Like Like.
    Working alongside another beekeeper , helping with their bees, is the best way to get an intro to bees and to learn . I supply a free...
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    Do224 replied to the thread Scout Bees.
    I know, I know....I’m just keen to get my first colony and the swarm traps seem to be my best bet. I missed out last summer and don’t...
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    Do224 reacted to Erichalfbee's post in the thread Scout Bees with Like Like.
    You’re in Cumbria? Have any swarms been reported in your area? Im a little further south than you and the earliest swarm I have ever...
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    Do224 replied to the thread Scout Bees.
    Not seen a single scout at any of my six traps....
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    Do224 reacted to gwt_uk's post in the thread Scout Bees with Like Like.
    It’s died right down. Still the odd one coming to have a look. Back to cold weather again though!
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    Do224 reacted to Beebe's post in the thread Too early for swarm traps? with Like Like.
    It's the same with me. But we'll need to wait until the bees are actually ready for swarming. With me, they're still building up the...
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    Do224 reacted to Boston Bees's post in the thread Too early for swarm traps? with Like Like.
    My traps have been up for 3 weeks. No bees interested at all. Something, however, is enlarging the entrance of one of the poly nucs...
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    Do224 replied to the thread Too early for swarm traps?.
    Had my traps up for a month now and not spotted a single scout. Is it just too early or am I doing something wrong?
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