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coming to end of my first summer and found frames looking like this, I can't find similar looking frames online to tell me if it is okay or a disaster

Hope someone can diagnosis for me suspicious looking frame.jpg

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Mike
 

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Looks like plain ole capped honey to me. Looks like that in my brood frames, lighter on super foundation.
 

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That's typical of what I see here when feeding sugar-syrup - capped honey here is usually a much light colour. But - people tell me that they also see this with capped honey - so there you go ...

But - either way, there's nothing there to be concerned about. :)
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Little John, I only see it like that on darker comb, extract the honey and it looks almost the same as honey from a purdy white frame from my supers. Not sure, but I think it is more "optical" due to comb color.

Hey, you also didn't use any cool old words like "fortnight":D Like that old school "Engrish" ( Uncle Benny Hill):D
 

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Yep, capped honey. The wax/cappings look a little darker than a "first year" frame normally does to me, but no reason for concern.
 

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What you are seeing is called wet cappings. It is produced mainly by Caucasian (Russian) bees. I have both wet and dry cappings in my hives, but never in the same hive.
 
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