Bees?

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by cackilacky, Dec 9, 2010.

  1. cackilacky

    cackilacky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was wondering if any of you BYCers also keep bees. I am sort of contemplating getting some, but wasn't sure how if there were any chicken/bee issues to be concerned about.
     
  2. PotterWatch

    PotterWatch My Patronus is a Chicken

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  3. Lesa

    Lesa Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Bees and chickens get along fine. My chickens scratch around the hive, but never seem to notice the bees. They have successfully shared the same yard for a year or more.
     
  4. cackilacky

    cackilacky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks for the replies. I'll check out the bee thread. I was concerned that the chickens might try to eat the bees, so glad to hear that's not an issue!
     
  5. Celtic Hill

    Celtic Hill Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Our farm has bee's they are fun, i dont do a lot with them to!
     

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