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Offline madscientist

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swarm detection
« on: July 29, 2008, 11:35:46 PM »
If I didn't witness the exodus or see the bees hanging off a tree branch, how would I tell if a hive had swarmed?  I could count all the bees again but it took forever last time...

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Re: swarm detection
« Reply #1 on: July 30, 2008, 12:30:01 AM »
Less bees, less honey, empty swarm cells.

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