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Hive 3

During inspection, we noticed hive 3 had back filled all existing comb and produced a queen cell with larva. The current queen was preparing to swarm. If she swarmed, she would take half the hive with her. We transferred the…

“A lack of pollinators “.

“A lack of pollinators like bees is leading to reduced crop yields for apples, cherries, and blueberries across the United States, researchers report”. Most of the world’s crops depend on honeybees and wild bees for pollination, so declines in both managed and wild bee populations raise concerns about food security, according to the new study.“We found that many crops are pollination-limited, meaning…