Daily Archives: July 17, 2011

Ada Apiary Check on Top Bar Hive.

My top bar hive that was started from a swarm last year had either become queenless or had swarmed. I only found one emergency queen cell in the hive during my last inspection. I added a small comb of eggs … Continue reading

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Marked My First Queen Bee Today!

Today I marked my first queen honey bee. Yesterday, my daughter and I practiced on a drone at our dinner table. The test went well and I was ready to mark a Queen Bee. The Queen Bee I was going … Continue reading

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