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I went to check out my bee after storm. all seem to make it had one knocked over. a couple of my hives are in almost rows moving back and forth all over front of hive. I still got bees going in and out. what is this dance and why are they doing it?
 

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I went to check out my bee after storm. all seem to make it had one knocked over. a couple of my hives are in almost rows moving back and forth all over front of hive. I still got bees going in and out. what is this dance and why are they doing it?
It's called "washboarding". I see my bees do it occasionally. The purpose is a bit of a mystery but sure looks to me like they are sweeping off the front porch
 

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well I guess ill stop worrying. I didn't know if it was them about to swarm or just having fun. kind of strange, :scratch:
 
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