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honey bee colony growth

  1. Beekeeping 101
    Hello! I brought a 4 frame nuc back to Brooklyn on May 9th. And ~2 weeks ago I added a second 8-frame hive body. When I checked the hive this past weekend, the frames in the second hive body appeared to have been drawn out and almost entirely laid very quickly (pictures attached), so I added...
  2. Bee Forum
    Hey y'all, a newer beekeeper here. I started with two hive this spring and they are doing great! I've been checking them pretty often and they seemed to be building out comb at the same pace this whole time. I noticed the other day that there were a bunch(maybe a hundred or so on the...
  3. Commercial Beekeeping
    iIthought that I would share this data with you because it has very good information about our combs Effects of Comb Age on Honey Bee Colony Growth Regards, Ernie