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Jersey Cape Beekeepers Meeting at Bill Eisele's Farm Sept. 20th, 2008.

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Thank you Bill Eisele for a very informative and productive Jersey Cape Beekeepers Meeting,
a branch of the New Jersey Beekeepers Association.

For more information on Beekeeping visit the
New Jerseys Beekeepers Association Website here ---> http://www.njbeekeepers.org/

Be sure to check out their link page ---> http://www.njbeekeepers.org/FavoriteLinks.htm
for other honey bee websites and for Beekeeping Associations in your State.

Questions about this photo album can be directed to me at GaryGS1@yahoo.com

More Beekeeping Photos are here ---> http://public.fotki.com/GaryGS1/family-farm/beekeeping-1/sportsmens-jamboree/

Happy Beekeeping!!! Gary

Video on CCD ---> http://journals.fotki.com/GaryGS1/GaryGS1Blog/entry/dqqtstffkqs/
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Bill Eisele is demonstrating an automatic honey bee water-er he made.
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A hole in the part of the "super" provides an additional entrance for bee entry.
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A hole in the part of the "super" provides an additional entrance for bee entry.
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Jersey Cape Beekeepers Meeting at Bill Eisele's Farm 9-20-08.
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Honey Bee hives recently returned from pollination work on a pumpkin patch.
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Honey bees enter at the bottom of the hive.
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Honey bees enter at the bottom of the hive.
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Jersey Cape Beekeepers Meeting at Bill Eisele's Farm 9-20-08.
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Removal of the top frames to for the purpose of honey collection.
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Removal of the top frames to for the…
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Removal of the top frames to for the purpose of honey collection.
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Removal of the top frames to for the purpose of honey collection.
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Removal of the top frames to for the purpose of honey collection.
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Removal of the top frames to for the purpose of honey collection.
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Removal of the top frames to for the purpose of honey collection.
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Removal of the top frames to for the purpose of honey collection.
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Removal of the top frames to for the purpose of honey collection.
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This "Smoker" tool is used to calm the bees so it is easier to work with the hive.
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Removal of the top frames to for the purpose of honey collection.
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Additional "after season" feeding with sugar water.
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Additional "after season" feeding wi…
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Bill is pointing out a hive beetle.
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Bill is pointing out a hive beetle.
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Jenny (our ag agent) at work.
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Jenny (our ag agent) at work.
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Stray Hive Beetle.
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Stray Hive Beetle.
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Stray Hive Beetle.
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Stray Hive Beetle.
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Honey bees enter at the bottom of the hive.
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Honey bees enter at the bottom of the hive.
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Honey bees enter at the bottom of the hive.
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Jersey Cape Beekeepers Meeting at Bill Eisele's Farm 9-20-08.
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Frames filled with honey.
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Frames filled with honey.
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Frames filled with honey.
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Frames filled with honey.
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Frames filled with honey.
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Frames filled with honey.
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This "Smoker" tool is used to calm the bees so it is easier to work with the hive.
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This "Smoker" tool is used to calm t…
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Extracting the honey from the frames, first using a hot knife then a hand operated spinning extractor.
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Using a hot knife to cut the caps off the honey combs.
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Using a hot knife to cut the caps off the honey combs.
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Honey Extractor.
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Honey Extractor.
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Honey Extraction Process.
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Honey Extraction Process.
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Honey Extractor.
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Honey Extractor.
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Bill is demonstrating the collection method using a filter.
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Bill is demonstrating the collection…
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Honey Collection (notice the foraging honey bees).
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Honey Collection (notice the foragin…
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Honey Bee in Flight Foraging for Food.
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Tilting the collection bucket to get more honey.
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Honey Collection (notice the flying honey bees foraging for food).
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Honey Collection (notice the flying honey bees foraging for food).
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Foraging Honey Bee.
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Foraging Honey Bee.
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Honey Collection in 1/2 pint jars for members to take home.  Thanks Bill!!!
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Honey Collection in 1/2 pint jars fo…
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I bought one quart of fresh honey / $12.00.  The 1/2 pint is a gift from Bill and is what we just collected!!!  Thanks, Bill!!!
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Me Demonstrating the Honey Extractor.
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Me Demonstrating the Honey Extractor…
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A home made jig for building frames.
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A home made jig for building frames.
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Bees Wax can be made into candles with these molds.
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Bees Wax can be made into candles wi…
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Bees Wax can be made into candles with these molds.
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A home made honey bee collection box for "swarms".
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A home made honey bee collection box…
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A home made honey bee collection box for "swarms".
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A home made honey bee collection box for "swarms".
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A home made honey bee collection box…
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A simple home made solar collection device for melting and collecting bees wax.
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A simple home made solar collection …
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Thanks for a Great Jersey Cape Beekeepers Meeting, Bill!!!  I just sent in my membership application and $15.00 fee!!!  Happy Beekeeping!!!
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Then I went out and bought this book "Beekeeping for Dummies"  it's a start!!!  Gary
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Then I went out and bought this book…
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