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Offline knob21

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honey in hive
« on: July 06, 2008, 03:50:38 PM »
My hives have very little to no stored honey in them. The bees seem fine. Will there be a sudden increase in stores as fall nears?

Offline Moonshae

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Re: honey in hive
« Reply #1 on: July 06, 2008, 08:48:19 PM »
Depends on what kind of flow you have in the fall. Keep an eye on their stores, and if they're looking thin at the end of August, start feeding 2:1 syrup before it starts getting too cool.
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