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aggressive hive

  1. Bee Forum
    I've been keeping bees about 5 years with varied success. This past year the bees have seemed more aggressive than in the past. 5 times this spring bees have gotten in mine or a childs hair and stung us on the head. They seem to chase us if we get near the hive but that might just be them...
  2. Beekeeping 101
    Hi, I have an older hive from a local beekeeper that had an unmarked queen. They seemed fine for 2 years but this year I decided to re-queen because the honey yield last year was much lower but mostly because they became quite "hot" and really aggressive toward anyone in the yard. I could not...