FAQs

There appears to be sawdust at the bottom of the boxes. Termites?

April 1, 2013 | FAQs

Q: I’m fairly new, but happy to report that my two hives have survived their first winter. There appears to be sawdust at the bottom of the boxes. Termites? G. Hamlin A: Chances are no; that’s probably capping wax. The bees chewed off the cap of each cell of honeycomb in order to consume their Read more >

Do packaged bees from the south contain Africanized hybrid bees?

April 1, 2013 | FAQs

Q: We heard a recent presentation at a bee meeting about why we should never obtain package bees from the south — that they contain Africanized hybrid bees. Read more >

Your newsletter is not coming up when I click on it. Help!!

April 1, 2013 | FAQs

Q: Your newsletter is not coming up when I click on it. Help!! I really enjoy your newsletters as well as products and other info. Walt A: We unfortunately get about a half dozen of these every month. Knock on wood, the technology issues have never been on our end, but are somewhere between us and the Read more >

Am I on your mailing list?

April 1, 2013 | FAQs

Q: I just wanted to make sure I am on your mailing list. Thank you, and thank you for your newsletters. I truly enjoy them! Jamie A: Thanks Jamie. For Jamie and all folks, if you’re getting our newsletter, you’re on our e-mailing list. If you’re not, or IF YOU’VE CHANGED email addresses, please Read more >