On Fri, 11 Sep 2009 17:07:51 -0500, "modom (palindrome guy)"
<[email protected]> wrote:
>The earlier hive produced two swarms this spring. I got a guy from the
>county extension to take care of them. He took one and gave me one.
>The swarm that the bee guy gave me left the box I had them in out at
>the community garden after a few weeks. One day they were just gone.
>No bees. None dead. None alive. The ridiculous prospect that we may
>have a case of homing bees has occurred to me.
Either that or they were rustled. Next time, put an itty bitty band
around one leg before you release them. Then you'll know if you've
got homing bees or not.
I love cooking with wine.
Sometimes I even put it in the food.