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  1. nubee 61

    MAQ strip dosage

    thanks Pete,Dusty i will go take them out this morning hope i havn,t over dosed them with fumes over night
  2. nubee 61

    MAQ strip dosage

    i put 2 strips on each of my hives yesterday as per instructions,but i also put the solid boards in under the OMF is this wrong my first time using MAQS
  3. nubee 61

    creamed honey

    looks like i have been watching too many American youtube videos on (creamed honey) sorry i mean soft set honey Thanks every one for your comments and suggestions
  4. nubee 61

    creamed honey

    no i don,t think it has any OSR in it as it is still liquid
  5. nubee 61

    creamed honey

    i thought i would have a go at making some creamed honey this year but i can not find any in the shops around me does any one know or recommend ware i could get some creamed honey for me to use as the seed crystals i can only find one on the internet that was on the Amazon site.
  6. nubee 61

    creamed honey

  7. nubee 61

    best before date

    :thanks:Thanks every body for taking the time to answer you can always rely on helpful advice on this forum
  8. nubee 61

    best before date

    I have a chance to sell some of this years honey to my local health food shop but i understand that there are certain things that have to be on the label of which one is the best before date can any one advise me on what i should put on them many thanks in advance
  9. nubee 61

    2014 nuc,s for sale

    thanks every one for the pm,s but the nuc,s have now gone
  10. nubee 61

    2014 nuc,s for sale

    I am now offering this bees free to a good home as they will soon need to go in to a proper hive and i don,t want any more myself just need to swap out the frames or if any one wants take them as they are £40 each to cover cost of poly nuc,frames and foundation.
  11. nubee 61

    2014 nuc,s for sale

    i have 3, 6 frame nuc,s for sale on standard national frames all with this year queens. i am near Colchester in Essex £80.00 each
  12. nubee 61

    2nd super

    thanks Dusty i think it ail put them on top as you say it is nice to see how they are getting on with out disturbing
  13. nubee 61

    2nd super

    i wasn,t sure if i put the new on the bottom whether they would move stores down stairs
  14. nubee 61

    2nd super

    i have 2 hives with there supers 3/4 full do i put the 2nd super on top of the old one or under it on top of the BB(never needed more than one before) thanks
  15. nubee 61

    No more Tin on Roof for me??

    fibre glass roof i have been using 18mm ply sheathed in fibre glass for a couple of years seems to be fine
  16. nubee 61

    Apiguard and feeding

    I am sure that i have read on the forum somewhere that you can do your Apiguard treatment and feed at the same time can someone confirm this. Also what you you suggest the set up to be.
  17. nubee 61

    Queen - now or later?

    After a very long round of swarming and re hiving i have ended up with two Q- colonies one is in a poly nuc box and the other which is quite a weak colony(not many bees) in a national 14x12. My question is do i try to re queen one of them before i unite or do it after? i have a spare brood box...
  18. nubee 61

    is this a queen cell

    Thanks MJBee i was hoping that some one would say that as i was a bit worried that i had messed things up by already having the queen settled in a new brood box.
  19. nubee 61

    is this a queen cell

    Hi i will just explain events from the past few weeks, on my first inspection about 6/7 weeks ago i found my bees bursting at the seems in their standard national BB so decided to convert to a 14x12 BB which i put on about 3 weeks ago(we had a bit of a good spell of weather that as we know...
  20. nubee 61

    14x12

    thanks thanks every body for the advice
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