40º F. is bandied about as the temperature for the lowest rate of honey consumption, and I kind of recall seeing a graph with 40º F as being the low point, but for the life of me I can't find the original study or that graph.
Does anyone know of the study of which I speak?
I wraped my hives with black felt(tarpaper) then styrofoam on 3 sides on the so. I built a 2 in frame and put a storm window over it, lets sun in and cold and wind off. any harm? Today 11-14-12 it was near 50 degrees and about 100 bees out, on another note , I watched for about 15 min and saw...