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by DuaneB
Sat Apr 21, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: Beekeeping 101
Topic: So I installed my NUC and was disappionted in what I saw
Replies: 1
Views: 501

So I installed my NUC and was disappionted in what I saw

There was hardly any capped brewed or honey. The foundations were mostly drawn out, but that was about it. I did see the queen though.

Is this anything to worry about. I'm just getting into this. Was hoping for a better start.

Duane
by DuaneB
Tue Apr 17, 2018 8:32 pm
Forum: Beekeeping 101
Topic: Questions about NUC's
Replies: 4
Views: 834

Re: Questions about NUC's

Are NUC's usually Medium or Deep in size? Or does it just depend on the supplier?

Thanks,
Duane
by DuaneB
Tue Apr 17, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Beekeeping 101
Topic: Questions about NUC's
Replies: 4
Views: 834

Re: Questions about NUC's

Contacted them and got some other info too. They are having a 'Field day' this Sat., from 10:30 to 1.

Thank you!
Duane
by DuaneB
Tue Apr 17, 2018 12:15 pm
Forum: Beekeeping 101
Topic: Questions about NUC's
Replies: 4
Views: 834

Questions about NUC's

Hi everyone, Who might still have some for sale? OR where is a good place to get them from. By good, I mean NUC's healthy, active queens - a reputable place? What size are they typically? 4 or 5 frames? Medium or Deep in size? Seem you have to GO to the place and get them yourself. Do they came in a...
by DuaneB
Sun Apr 15, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: Beekeeping 101
Topic: Too late to start for this Spring?
Replies: 1
Views: 506

Too late to start for this Spring?

Hi everyone,

My wife and I would like to start a bee hive, but I was wondering if it is too late to get started? Also, what is a ball park figure $$, to get started. We'll probably need everything.

We have lots of questions, as I'm sure you are used to most beginners asking.

Thanks,

Duane