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  1. Beekeeping 101
    In desperation, I bought two late season nucs (late May) of Italians and the very old wood frames were covered in almost black comb on all sides of the frame. In their new 8 frame brood box, the bees are enjoying building bridge comb and generally mucking things up. My question is: How do I...
  2. Bee Forum
    About 2 weeks ago I setup a swarm trap in the vicinity of my existing hive. In it I placed a dark comb frame with nectar. I figured the bees in the nearby hive would rob the nectar to take it back to their hive. However, I checked on the swarm trap today and I was surprised to see all that...
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