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Offline Tomas

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Musings on a Survivor Hive
« on: September 24, 2016, 07:22:35 PM »
http://musingsonbeekeeping.blogspot.com/2016/09/musings-on-survivor-hive.html
Musings on a Survivor Hives

There?s this little hive I have behind my house. They came on their own, moving into an empty trap hive I had stored back there. But that was two years ago. I haven?t done anything with them. I haven?t even peeked inside their box. I guess at this point it makes them a survivor hive.

I just let them be, coming and going as they maintain their little colony. It gives me something to watch, especially the abundant activity in the morning as they bring in pollen. The afternoon entertainment is the orientation flights of the new field bees.

Read the full at post at the link at the top.

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Tom


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Offline bwallace23350

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Re: Musings on a Survivor Hive
« Reply #1 on: October 06, 2016, 05:53:17 PM »
I enjoyed the read. But are not all Africanized bees pretty good at being survivors?