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    Hi! First time beekeeper here! I got a package back on April 26th. My bees are acting lethargic, not many coming in and out, their uncapped cells look dry. Timeline: April 16th, installed, opened candy end of queen cage. April 20th, checked on queen, she was still trapped. They'd drawn out...
  2. Bee Forum
    It's hot and dry here now. There are lots of weeds and prairie flowers that are blooming anyway. I was wondering if the nectar dries up quickly even if the flowers are blooming good? Also does the hot, dry weather affect the pollen? Thanks.
  3. Bee Forum
    I found online that placing a block of salt outside will keep bees away from watchers. They are attracted to people because they use salt for curing honey, and on a hot summer day, any person will be placing it for grabs on the outside of their body. Do they really NEED salt? If so, how would...
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