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Nuc Box

Nuc Box

I built 4 five frame nuc boxes this weekend. I got the plans from: The plans called for 1/2" plywood but I used 5/8" because I had that around. I had to make a few 1/4" modifications due to the thickness difference but they turned out pretty good. I'll have to paint them when it warms...

Beekeeping. Part 1, Building Hives. Bodies.

Beekeeping. Part 1, Building Hives. Bodies.

This one is pretty exciting. I was fortunate enough to find someone who could teach me about Beekeeping (or as my friend says "bee-HAVING") This is the beginning of what will hopefully be a lifetime activity. Here I take you along from the idea, to the acquisition of materials and the buil...

6 Frame Dcoates Mating Nuc With Divider.

6 Frame Dcoates Mating Nuc With Divider.

Slightly expanded DCoates to use for 2-3 frame mating nuc. Here is the direct link to the plans I mention in the video...

Bee Hive Being Robbed

Bee Hive Being Robbed

My colony of bees collapsed (?284529-Why-my-colony-is-collapsing) and over the last month I saw a steady decline in population. The first part of the video shows my inspection from today at 6 am on 7-4-13. There are almost no bees in it. The 2 frames do not have any bees on them. If there was as man...

How To Populate A New Beehive

How To Populate A New Beehive

Honeybees have been dying all over the world at an alarming rate. Some scientists believe that it is the pesticide clothianidin that is killing them: In Jan 2013, the European Food Safety Authority stated that neonicotinoids, including clothianidin, pose an unacceptably high risk to bees. If so, the...

Bee Swarm Trap For (almost) Free

Bee Swarm Trap For (almost) Free

This trap can be built with things you may have around your house. This one is put together from a used cardboard file box, one old Langstroth drawn frame some painters tape and a small piece of screen. With this kind of trap YOU MUST KEEP IT OUT OF THE RAIN! Use tape that is easy to cut and is dark...

Beekeeping Novice - Replacing Cork Plug With Marshmallow On The Queen Cage.

Beekeeping Novice - Replacing Cork Plug With Marshmallow On The Queen Cage.

Last Saturday I installed a package of bees, but the queen cage did not have a candy plug, only a cork plug. Due to my schedule, I installed the package anyway and waited 5 days (because beekeeping for dummies recommends not to open the hive for 5 days, or they may kill the queen), then opened the h...

How To Make A Finger Joint Box : How To Make A Finger Joint

How To Make A Finger Joint Box : How To Make A Finger Joint

Making a finger joint, or a box joint, using a table saw jig is done by flushing the board against the plug. Learn how to make a finger joint in this free woodworking video. Expert: Michael McGeary Bio: Michael is a musician, artist, and woodworker in Austin, TX. He has been designing and building f...

Beekeeping: Diy Steam Wax Melter - Extractor

Beekeeping: Diy Steam Wax Melter - Extractor

I made a DIY Steam Wax Melter - extractor using: wall paper steamer, 2x ratchet straps, 2x old wooden beehive floor, varroa mesh and bee hive brood box. V high extraction rate (95%) and very easy to make. Only issue is the energy it uses - basically like boiling a kettle. Enjoy. : ) I've just finish...

Beehive Just After We Loaded It With Honeybees

Beehive Just After We Loaded It With Honeybees

Honeybees have been dying all over the world at an alarming rate. Some scientists believe that it is the pesticide Clothianidin that is killing them: If so, then bees should thrive where no one would dare spray. Like, on our roof. We built a beehive whose design is based on the Langstroth plans that...

Beekeepers Beehive Hand Hold Improvement,georgia Bees Beekeeping

Beekeepers Beehive Hand Hold Improvement,georgia Bees Beekeeping

GA. Beekeepers improving wood beehive hand holds grip. Beekeeping Georgia beehives. Nuc bee box improvement. Milledgeville Beekeeper John Pluta, CLICK FOR MORE at doing hive body changes for honey bees. GAbeekeeping Beekeepers hives treated, brood box boxes, nucs, honey supers, pollen traps, tops an...

Bee Keeping.  Making A Screen Bottom Board For A Langstroth Hive Diy

Bee Keeping. Making A Screen Bottom Board For A Langstroth Hive Diy

I go throught the steps to make a screen bottom board for a Langstroth hive the plans come from This is a do it yourself project, it is a very easy project. You could probably make it in the time it takes to watch this video if you are a real man and have tools and know how to use them. A man that d...

Making A Beehive

Making A Beehive

Honeybees have been dying all over the world at an alarming rate. Some scientists believe that it is the pesticide Clothianidin that is killing them: If so, then bees should thrive where no one would dare spray. Like, on our roof. We built a beehive whose design is based on the Langstroth plans that...

Build A Nucleus "nuc" Beehive

Build A Nucleus "nuc" Beehive

My plan for moving our bee colony with us. Construction of a nucleus "nuc" colony beehive. I slightly modified plans found at: More backyard beekeeping at my blog...

Easy 5-frame Nuc Assembly

Easy 5-frame Nuc Assembly

How to cut and assemble the easy 5-frame nuc from D Cotes on forums...

Home Built Honey Extractor

Home Built Honey Extractor

A honey extractor that I built. Based on the plans from...

5 Frame Nuc – D. Coates Version Bait Hives

5 Frame Nuc – D. Coates Version Bait Hives

5 Frame Nuc - D. Coates Version Bait Hives If you don't care to make these try this...

Home Built Langstroth Style Honey Bee Hives, Part 2 Making The Frames

Home Built Langstroth Style Honey Bee Hives, Part 2 Making The Frames

Ok, time to make the frames. The wood for sides came from the "one by" parts of the pallets. Placed down, they started at 3.8 of a inch. The top and bottoms were made from the 'two by" parts, cut down to size to make ready. This site has all the sizes...

Grafting And Raising Queen Honeybees

Grafting And Raising Queen Honeybees

I show how I raise queen cells by grafting larvae into a hopelessly queenless cell starter, and the next day transferring the grafts into a queenright cell finisher hive. 10 days after grafting, the cells are ready to use, and the virgins will emerge a day later...

Hand Holds For Supers

Hand Holds For Supers

This is a video I made demonstrating an idea I had cut cutting hand holds into planks used to build supers (wooden hive ware for honey bees). I also demonstrate a few of the abilities of the Craftsman Radial Arm saw built in the 60's The forum I'm referring to is here this forum has lots of useful i...

Bee Hive Feeders...part 2 Of Basic Beekeeping

Bee Hive Feeders...part 2 Of Basic Beekeeping

Honey bees like anything need food to survive. In this video I go over the most popular bee hive feeders used today. I'll show how each one is used in the bee hive and highlight some of the pro's and con's of each. Learn more about beekeeping visit my channel. Miller style top hive feeder plans HERE...

Self Built Supers And Frames

Self Built Supers And Frames

This is a video of 2 supers that I made. I wanted to make supers and frames to save money. It took me a lot longer than I expected. I need to get a couple of more built before the first flow. I think I might build a top bar over the next couple of weeks because the langstroth variety is tricky with ...

Bee's Reaction To Banana.

Bee's Reaction To Banana.

What happens when a banana peel is put in front of an active honeybee hive?. Nothing! An urban legend put to rest...

Bee Hive Box Handle

Bee Hive Box Handle

Inspired by a comment from Dee Lusby on Organicbeekeepers (on Yahoo Groups), a jig for cutting handles in bee boxes My other method for making hand holds is here. BEE CAREFUL. WEAR SAFETY GLASSES. THIS IS AN ADVANCED TECHNIQUE. USE AT YOUR OWN RISK...

Small Hive Beetle Trap: Slim Cd Case

Small Hive Beetle Trap: Slim Cd Case

This is the SHB trap that I made using the instructions from. I refer to Boric Acid and Fipronil, they are both used to kill roaches but the Fipronil is much more controversial. No bait should escape the trap and hive beetles can do so much damage that they really need to be controlled. I will use t...

Beehive Frame Feeder For Either Feeding One Box Of Bees Or Dividing One Box Into Two Mating Nucs.

Beehive Frame Feeder For Either Feeding One Box Of Bees Or Dividing One Box Into Two Mating Nucs.

In this video I make a dividing feeder that can be used either to feed one box of bees or divide a hive box into two mating nucs if used in conjunction with a divided bottom board and a split inner cover. A divided bottom board is nothing more than a board down the middle (from one end to the other ...

Building A Bee Hive Part 2 The Hive Body Or Box

Building A Bee Hive Part 2 The Hive Body Or Box

Building a bee hive box get plans at...

Beekeeping Episode 1 "equipment"  And Viewer's Gardens!

Beekeeping Episode 1 "equipment" And Viewer's Gardens!

Little bit longer episode here today, got viewer's gardens holly and joey sent in, and talking beekeeping supplies what you need to get started. To send in viewer's garden episodes " viewer's gardens air the middle wednesday of each month! just send in pictures of your garden to my channel's em...

Michael Bush On The Joy Of Beekeeping - Honeylove

Michael Bush On The Joy Of Beekeeping - Honeylove

Michael Bush describes why he loves bees and beekeeping. Check out Michael's website: Subscribe: Website: Facebook: Twitter: Blog: Michael Bush, renown natural beekeeper and author, visited Los Angeles to speak about treatment-free beekeeping. The event was hosted by HoneyLove, Backwards Beekeepers,...

Building A Beehive Bottem Board

Building A Beehive Bottem Board

How to build a bee hive bottem board get plans at...

For all us bee geeks! “Housel Positioning” – How I View Its Importance To Beekeeping! By Dee A. Lusby...

DIY: Beesource Beekeeping building plans...

I think that this is a summer project...

Beesource Beekeeping » 4-Frame Honey Extractor...

Free plans woodworking resource from BeeSource - beehives, beekeepers, bees, free woodworking plans, projects...

Pollen trap...

Slatted Rack , these should be altered to have the slats the opposite direction to work with a varoa screen...

11 frame british national downloadable plans...

Free plans woodworking resource from BeeSource - beehives, beekeepers, bees, free woodworking plans, projects...

Free plans woodworking resource from BeeSource - beehives, beekeepers, bees, hives, free woodworking plans, projects...

Made plywood part for jar comb honey...

Super Dumping Board...

Honey Heater...

Excellent source for beginning beekeeping. plans, forums, resource list...

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Pollen trap plans...

Bee Vac...

Beekeeping info and DIY plans...

Warre Hive Design | Re: Planning to Build the Warre Hive...

Foundation Form Board Plans...

10-Frame WBC Hive – Steve Moye 10-Frame WBC Hive Plans The photos below are of my WBC (W.B.C. = William Broughton Carr) double walled hive adapted to accept 12 medium Pierco frames. The hive was built using the Langstroth 10-frame plans posted on this website with modifications for dimensi...

Beesource Beekeeping Top Bar Hive Construction - Dennis Murrell...

Build your own bee boxes for a backyard hive. Benefits of bees are 3 fold: honey, wax, pollinated fruit trees...

One of my favorite sites for DIY plans for hive bodies, solar melters & all things bee :)...

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