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BEEKEEPING LEARNING CENTER => HONEYBEE REMOVAL => Topic started by: cao on June 13, 2019, 01:20:57 am

Title: bees in a tree
Post by: cao on June 13, 2019, 01:20:57 am
I just removed some bees from a tree.  Was a first for me.  Just thought I'd post a few pics.
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This is the bottom 3 ft. exposed.
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This is the comb removed from the tree.
Title: Re: bees in a tree
Post by: cao on June 13, 2019, 01:30:18 am
This is inside the log after the 3 ft. has been cut off.
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Title: Re: bees in a tree
Post by: BeeMaster2 on June 13, 2019, 07:19:53 am
Good job. Nice cut.
Jim Altmiller
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Post by: jtcmedic on June 13, 2019, 11:12:01 am
Nice job. Trees are hard
Title: Re: bees in a tree
Post by: cao on June 13, 2019, 11:15:43 am
Here's a pic of the log at the beginning.
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And the bees finding their new home.
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Title: Re: bees in a tree
Post by: CoolBees on June 13, 2019, 12:55:25 pm
Wow! Crazy! Nice job.  :grin:
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Post by: BeeMaster2 on June 13, 2019, 02:13:29 pm
That is a lot of bees.
Jim Altmiller
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Post by: herbhome on June 13, 2019, 11:19:06 pm
Cool!  :cool:
Title: Re: bees in a tree
Post by: cao on June 13, 2019, 11:32:40 pm
Wow! Crazy! Nice job.  :grin:
Thanks
That is a lot of bees.
Jim Altmiller
That's only about half the bees on the outside of the box.
Cool!  :cool:
I thought so too.
Title: Re: bees in a tree
Post by: Ben Framed on June 14, 2019, 11:50:20 pm
Great Job Cao!!!   👍🏻
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Post by: Acebird on June 15, 2019, 07:56:25 am
Nice hive great save.
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Post by: 2Sox on July 19, 2019, 11:52:52 am
Amazing job.   I wouldn't even THINK of doing a job like this.  I greatly respect your patience.
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Post by: Nock on July 19, 2019, 01:12:22 pm
Nice work. Thanks for the pics. I?m going to try one. I?ll try to take some pics as well.