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  1. Bee Forum
    Hello all, I am only days into my first year of beekeeping after a few years now of anticipation and research. I just three days ago got a 3 lb package of bees into my top bar hive and they seemed to be doing wonderful. They were largely preferring to forage over drinking from sugar water...
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    Hey guys I'm really new to beekeeping (only since the start of this year) and I'm freaking out a bit. During a hive inspection yesterday I found the queen walking around on the ground and I tried to catch her and put her back on the frame and the suddenly I couldn't find her! If she did fly...