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No new posts Mobile homes are perfect bee hives
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No new posts Bees several feet back under mobile home
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No new posts Traffic Cone Bees - Treatment-free and foundationless
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No new posts MY CHIHUAHUA AMONGST KILLER BEES!
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No new posts Rather short clip of removal
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No new posts Gorgeous new comb under mobile home
0 Patrick Thomas 463 Tue Apr 30, 2019 5:21 pm
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No new posts Removal from shed floor
0 Patrick Thomas 665 Sat Apr 20, 2019 11:45 am
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No new posts JUST DELIVERED THESE HYBRID HIVES !!!!!!!!!
0 Patrick Thomas 914 Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:23 pm
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No new posts Traffic Cone Bees
4 Patrick Thomas 1084 Sat Apr 06, 2019 2:01 am
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No new posts A sweet and relaxing mobile home removal
0 Patrick Thomas 550 Tue Mar 26, 2019 5:09 pm
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No new posts Aquarium Top Bar Hive
0 Patrick Thomas 528 Thu Mar 21, 2019 2:10 pm
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No new posts Large swarm capture in Florida
4 Patrick Thomas 819 Wed Mar 20, 2019 1:08 am
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No new posts Removal 40-feet up in tree on lift
0 Patrick Thomas 570 Wed Mar 13, 2019 12:05 pm
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No new posts Initial setup of trap-out on hollow block wall
1 Patrick Thomas 652 Fri Mar 08, 2019 7:39 pm
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No new posts Hybrid TanzanianTop Bar/Langstroth Hives
1 Patrick Thomas 635 Tue Mar 05, 2019 5:39 am
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No new posts A young colony in a column
0 Patrick Thomas 603 Tue Feb 26, 2019 1:51 am
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No new posts A brief tour of friend's hives and them scavenging ground
0 Patrick Thomas 764 Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:05 pm
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No new posts Amazing Colony Removed Under Mobile Home
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No new posts Removal - complete with slo-mo queen-release
4 Patrick Thomas 1137 Wed Jan 16, 2019 3:04 pm
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No new posts Singing "Reunited" when re-combining vacuumed bees
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No new posts New Year's Eve Florida Removal
1 Patrick Thomas 1000 Tue Jan 01, 2019 6:58 pm
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No new posts Top Bar Removal - Mobile Home - Chest Stings Hurt !!!!
0 Patrick Thomas 1441 Sun Oct 28, 2018 4:59 pm
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0 Patrick Thomas 1150 Mon Oct 22, 2018 9:13 pm
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No new posts I present the PermaMeliponicultura and the Oscar Perone hive
1 Oscarperone 1155 Fri Oct 05, 2018 12:48 pm
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No new posts The Small Hive Project - JOIN US
6 smallhiveproject 6966 Sat Sep 15, 2018 1:16 pm
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No new posts Propolis and bee health
19 Vallee 40525 Fri Sep 14, 2018 9:08 am
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No new posts Inspection of foundationless, treatment-free Langstroth
0 Patrick Thomas 1426 Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:20 am
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No new posts An entire succesful trap-out series on big tree
0 Patrick Thomas 1467 Sat Jul 28, 2018 6:49 pm
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No new posts An inside removal that should have been observation hive
0 Patrick Thomas 1413 Sat Jul 28, 2018 6:45 pm
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No new posts Took a chainsaw to these bees!!!
0 Patrick Thomas 1600 Thu Jul 12, 2018 5:39 pm
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No new posts No bee vac at first made removal harder - but made save
0 Patrick Thomas 1721 Tue Jun 26, 2018 11:56 pm
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No new posts Ball-of-bees went about 6-feet back, I was to find out
0 Patrick Thomas 1552 Sun Jun 24, 2018 1:02 pm
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No new posts Very Feminine looking trap-out on huge tree
5 Patrick Thomas 2351 Thu Jun 14, 2018 6:19 pm
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No new posts Delayed cutting them out of decades-old hive for a year
2 Patrick Thomas 1817 Wed Jun 13, 2018 8:08 pm
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No new posts Brief Tour of Friend's Hives
0 Patrick Thomas 1824 Thu Jun 07, 2018 8:56 pm
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No new posts Watch the queen march into my hive on patio table (swarm)
1 Patrick Thomas 1776 Mon Jun 04, 2018 11:49 am
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No new posts Swarm creates table cloth and then marches inside hive
3 Patrick Thomas 3000 Mon Jun 04, 2018 11:47 am
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No new posts Removal from old abandoned house (two queens)
0 Patrick Thomas 1839 Tue May 15, 2018 10:42 pm
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No new posts Incoming swarm into back yard (video)
2 Patrick Thomas 2052 Tue May 01, 2018 5:30 pm
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No new posts Yet another aquarium top bar hive update 4-15-18
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No new posts Added super and checkerboarded this gorgeous hive
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No new posts Update on aquarium/observation hive - 3-7-18
3 Patrick Thomas 7139 Tue Mar 27, 2018 3:42 am
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No new posts Delivered newly-built hive to friend (video)
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No new posts Delivered a top bar nuc today (video)
0 Patrick Thomas 9653 Mon Mar 19, 2018 5:26 pm
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No new posts Incoming Swarm !!!
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