I snagged the following excerpt from http://www.imkerei.com/articles/us/small_beekeeping/beekeeping_essence.htm:I see "Honey Bound" mentioned in many threads. Can someone explain what it is, the cause, remedy and what happens to the colony if not corrected. Thanks.
A given hive manipulation made at the appropriate time in the cycle can be foolproof in giving the desired results. The same manipulation made at the inappropriate time is often doomed to failure.