Re: My new top bar hive - bees docile at night???
Maybe the Nebraska bees crawl, but mine in Virginia fly! At night, they crawl for a few inches, crawl faster, then faster, then faster, and pretty soon they take off and... ...fly! Then they sting.
Originally Posted by Michael Bush
Milena, whenever a beekeeper tells you that a bee does or never does something, always be skeptical. Bees always find a way to defy what we beekeepers say they'll do. Are you a member of BANV living there in Fairfax?
"...the most populous colonies ...are provided by queens ...in the year following their birth." Brother Adam