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  1. Diseases and Pests
    Hello, I am new to this forum community, but if anyone can help answer my questions then I will be very grateful! We have three hives on the roof of a campus building at my school. They have yet to be wintered, and are each low with honey stores (we did not harvest). I have noticed brown...
  2. Bee Forum
    For those of you who have hard winters - like where you get long periods of temperatures well below freezing - what is a "strong" colony after winter? How many frames of bees usually come through in a full-size wintered colony? I'm sure it's less with nucs, but I'm just trying to get a sense...
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