Re: Checkerboarding question
I observed that bees will take to empty frames far more readily if they are sandwiched between two full frames.
Originally Posted by ralittlefield
Edited to add, I don't break up the brood nest. It can be hard to do with a queen filling every empty cell with an egg. Having observed that I am not sure how much of a problem it would be. at certain times of the year to move the brood nest around. I did not risk it. maybe I will this next spring.
I was told I would be sorry because I had moved brood further way from the honey. that was not the case. every frame of brood has it's own honey and pollen.
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