Ol Reb here is some of our bee pictures.

Discussion in 'Beekeeping' started by alleyyooper, May 12, 2006.

  1. alleyyooper

    alleyyooper keeper of the bees Staff Member Supporter

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    Reb you posted some very nice swarm pictures. I didn't want to hijack your thread but you asked to see others pictures.
    First off I must say I am a very lucky fellow, My wife Kare works the bees with me. Se also has taken most of the pictures.

    Entrance reducer and mouse guard fall 2004.
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    Our 5 colonies winter 2004-5. Lost the single and one other over the winter.
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    Our 275 gallon honey storage tank upside down on the trailer at new home, fall 2005.
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    West view of our new honey house fall 2005.
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    East view.
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    Stilllots to be done to finish the honey house.

    :D Al
     
  2. alleyyooper

    alleyyooper keeper of the bees Staff Member Supporter

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    Our SMR carnie hive November 2005.

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    Front yard Hives. The Itialians are on the left the Carnies are on the right. 11-05

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    Our back yard hives all SMR Carnies. 11-05

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    Honey house 11-05

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    Larva and brood.

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    Fresh drawn comb.

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    Some older new comb.

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    Some capped honey on new comb.

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    :D Al
     

  3. alleyyooper

    alleyyooper keeper of the bees Staff Member Supporter

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    Cleaning spilled honey up.

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    Regular Carnie (black beauty) queen Di's yard 2005.

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    SMR Carnie (Sumo wresler) Di's yard 2005.

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    Back yard colonies and tractor collection waiting for restoring.

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    Di's yard 2005.

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    :D Al
     
  4. alleyyooper

    alleyyooper keeper of the bees Staff Member Supporter

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    Our best colny 2005.

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    Bee working mums fall 2005.

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    Oct. 2005 Honey bee swarm from summer.

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    June 2005 swarm.Note the long handled pruneing saw in the first picture.

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    A swarm June 2003.

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    :D Al
     
  5. alleyyooper

    alleyyooper keeper of the bees Staff Member Supporter

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    Pulling honey supers Sept 2005.

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    4 Of our billy bee yard hives we bought April 2005.

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    2 more of billies yard. Billy passed away in June 2005. I really learned a lot from him and miss him very much.

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    :D Al
     
  6. alleyyooper

    alleyyooper keeper of the bees Staff Member Supporter

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    Working the Blue Scabosica

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    Bee working Agastache

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    Autum blooming Dark Knight spirea.

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    Working Red Clover.

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    :D Al
     
  7. alleyyooper

    alleyyooper keeper of the bees Staff Member Supporter

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    Working the Golden Rod. A fall bloomer.

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    Fall blooming, Honey Gold Butterfly Bush.

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    Dark Knight Spirea, a fall bloomer also.

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    :D Al
     
  8. alleyyooper

    alleyyooper keeper of the bees Staff Member Supporter

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    Autum Joy Sedum.

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    Another Sedum.

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    Cut comb honey.

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    Our 50 frame extractor going home.

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    Enjoy the pictures all.

    :D Al
     
  9. Ol'Reb

    Ol'Reb aka Mr T-Bone

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    VERY COOL!!! Thanks, I enjoyed your pictures very much.
     
  10. Ol'Reb

    Ol'Reb aka Mr T-Bone

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    BTW, I now have extractor envy, since I saw yours.
     
  11. Simpler Times

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    Beautiful photography! What kind of camera is your wife using?
     
  12. alleyyooper

    alleyyooper keeper of the bees Staff Member Supporter

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    Thank you for the nice comments.
    Kare uses a Kodak DX 6490 since Christmas 2004.

    :D Al