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  1. Bee Forum
    Last year when I started beekeeping I came to the conclusion my bees were on the small side of the bee size spectrum. I grew an affinity for their petite size when I read things such as smaller bees may have a better chance against varroa or smaller bees are more successful at foraging in windy...
  2. Beekeeping 101
    I’m just a newbee at this point, doing research and starting to buy my hive parts. But I started wondering if feeding sugar water and HFCS (High Fructose Corn Syrup) to the bees would in any way discourage them from foraging. Like why fly out and forage when they have a free meal right there...
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