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New beekeeper, and trying to learn to identify things. Can y'all take a look at the attached photo and tell me what the capped cells are? I see uncapped babies at the top. Most capped cells I see are this dark yellow color and sort of rough looking. But, I did see an area with white caps - are the white capped cells honey?

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That is capped brood. The caps and comb will get darker as it gets older. They usually store honey in the top corners of each frame so it's easier to get the honey to the developing brood.
 

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So if I can trust what I see, I think most of what's capped is the same and must all be brood. Guess the girls will have some help soon!
 

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Indeed! You'll be able to notice the difference between brood and honey rather quickly. If you look closely at your photo, you can see a brood cell partially capped already. Once they're capped, they'll be out in less than two weeks. Exciting!
 
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