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« on: January 23, 2010, 09:18:04 AM »

I been going through about a thousand deep box's still more to go but I found this and I have no idea what it is are what did it. You will see a bee encased in it.

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« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2010, 10:03:32 AM »

Hey Irwin, that  looks like a pollin patty that wasn't eaten before the hive died off
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« Reply #2 on: January 23, 2010, 10:15:48 AM »

Irwin ....

Look at the pix I would agree with Redbee keep asking ? I will help if a can .......

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« Reply #3 on: February 09, 2010, 08:13:36 PM »

It looks like chewed up wax that has some mold fuzz in it.
I get it sometimes too...Ive seen it alot when moths chew the wax up in my empty boxes when I have them stored.
You know what it reminds me of also? the stuff you shake out on a shuffleboard table!

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