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by flamenco108
Tue Jan 23, 2018 8:13 am
Forum: Outside the US
Topic: Poland
Replies: 45
Views: 3185

Re: Poland

Varroa Apiary wrote:Disclaimer for You. In Poland feeding sugar bricks and candy board in very rare and unknown. Mainly source of feeding is sugar syrup and commercial ready invert syrup.

And fondant. Don't forget fondant! ;)
by flamenco108
Tue Jan 23, 2018 8:04 am
Forum: Outside the US
Topic: Germany
Replies: 16
Views: 1157

Re: Germany

SiWolKe wrote:European beekeepers, join us on this conference:

But... It's in German. What will be the main language of the conference?
by flamenco108
Mon Dec 18, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: Comb
Topic: foundation pressing offer
Replies: 3
Views: 334

Re: foundation pressing offer

Silent Europe? ;)
by flamenco108
Thu Nov 02, 2017 10:16 am
Forum: Basic Beekeeping
Topic: Winter projects for spring plans
Replies: 15
Views: 1161

Re: Winter projects for spring plans

In spain these hives are called truebanos. No, no, no ;) Truebanos are similar to Polish "paka" hive, which can be translated into "crate hive" - resembling log, but built from planks. These are truebanos http:/...
by flamenco108
Thu Oct 05, 2017 6:21 pm
Forum: All Other Not Listed Above
Topic: skeps
Replies: 20
Views: 1550

Re: skeps

MB, they have top entrances! There are some with bottom entrance though, I believe. These with top entrance are called here the Luneburg skeps. The Poles' skeps have bottom entrance. eg:
by flamenco108
Tue Jun 20, 2017 12:42 pm
Forum: Honeybee Genetics
Topic: Developing Local Climate Adaptation
Replies: 48
Views: 3411

Re: Developing Local Climate Adaptation

Are you certain they were shipped? They physically were not able to make it there on their own (yet). Well, Alaska because there were no honeybees in America at all before European settlements. But look here (GregV I suppose, You will understand Russkiy):
by flamenco108
Tue May 02, 2017 4:06 pm
Forum: Layens
Topic: Rant about Layens hive.
Replies: 24
Views: 3264

Re: Rant about Layens hive.

Turning frames is quite obvious technique in Poland, when one wants to move from one frame dimension to another. I did it just several weeks ago and bees didn't object. Now they thrive on new frames and old comb is still the center of the nest. I have also seen the movie on youtube, about round-fram...
by flamenco108
Wed Mar 22, 2017 12:34 pm
Forum: Basic Beekeeping
Topic: What's the Buzz in the Beeyard?
Replies: 429
Views: 26077

Re: What's the Buzz in the Beeyard?

Nate K wrote:After doing the math

Nate, add rails/skids at the bottom, two bars, same as frame, attached by two nails each. Then, when they rotten, you just remove them and add other. But the beehive bottom is still fresh and dry ;)
by flamenco108
Mon Feb 06, 2017 8:52 am
Forum: Honeybee Genetics
Topic: Russian bees.
Replies: 26
Views: 1731

Re: Russian bees.

Greg, interesting information. I am surprised to hear that there were no bees in the Primorsky region of Russia before 200-300 years ago. I have never heard this before and from the article it sounds to me that the author couldn't find any evidence of bees being kept there earlier. Not definitive t...
by flamenco108
Mon Dec 12, 2016 1:53 pm
Forum: Randoms
Topic: question language about feral bees
Replies: 12
Views: 693

Re: question language about feral bees

pantruten wrote:hehe ;)
Rumpel sounds nice, not that nice as Varroa, but still.... :D :lol:

Look HERE ;)

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