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Trouble at the Hive Part 2 – Colony Disappeared

Here’s the following from the blog post below where we saw chewed up wax pieces at the entrance of the hive. This afternoon it warmed up well into the high 60s or low 70s so we had a chance to … Continue reading

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Trouble at the Hive – Possibly Robbing or Pests

About two weeks ago my dad was out back and noticed that one of the hives had a lot of broken down wax at the entrance. It has been cold so we haven’t inspected to determine what is happening. But … Continue reading

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Robbing – Multiple Hives Being Robbed

After four days of rain, today was absolutely gorgeous outside. And I think the bees felt the same and perhaps kind of stressed that the first rain storm already came, nights are in the low 50s but the other night … Continue reading

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