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wax flakes at front of hive

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I found wax flakes on my landing board, I have no capped honey. I have seen no other signs of robbing. Is there another explanation for the wax flakes. It is a package and the queen has been released. I also added extra wax to plastic foundation. Do bees drop wax while building comb.
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Yes, bees drop flakes of wax when building comb.
I always have wax flakes, and quite a lot when the bees are actively building comb. If you're seeing flakes, and not bits of comb, I think you have nothing to worry about.
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