Re: How to know if you have been rejected
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Originally Posted by Islandbeegirl
- size of the hive given to the swarm
- size of the swarm (relative to the hive).
25C - is not too hot at all. Not worried their.
I would expand the hive by some increment rather soon and do nothing else.
Looks to me, they are barely fitting in the hive - not exactly great for the bee morale and for the bee-forced ventilation.
That what the picture shows (there are spilling out due to the over-crowding).
Former "smoker boy". Classic, square 12 frame Dadants >> Long hive/Short frame experimentation.