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Here are the questions addressed in this episode.
What can John do to prevent "small black ants" that may be causing his bees to abscond?
Even though I've primed the wick, the candles are not burning evenly. What can he do differently?
How do I do a count for varroa mites?
After requeening a swarm, how long can I expect the new queen's genetics to completely pass through the hive?
If you cut holes in the top box to let out condensation does that let other insects in?
Question from Russell
What about ordering bees this spring?