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  1. #1
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    Louisville, Kentucky, USA
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    Default What are they doing?

    Can someone please tell me what this is called?
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  2. #2
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    Default Re: What are they doing?

    Looks like washboarding to me.

  3. #3
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    Default Re: What are they doing?

    was there moisture on the landing board? I have seen my bees act like this just not with so many. it was a cool day and water was condensing just inside the hive. they where actually lapping it up.
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  4. #4
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    McDonough, GA
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    Default Re: What are they doing?

    washboarding

    my girls are doing this too...24/7 it seems

  5. #5
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    Default Re: What are they doing?

    Quote Originally Posted by Daniel Y View Post
    was there moisture on the landing board? I have seen my bees act like this just not with so many. it was a cool day and water was condensing just inside the hive. they where actually lapping it up.
    It did rain most of the day...
    Letting bees be bees...
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