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News from the Sussex University hive down on the Prairies !

keeping a watchful eye on our Hive here is Beth sampling some nectar from one of the frames in the hive. Sampling nectar

and looking at closer detail at the pollen below

Sampling pollen

and sticking the hive all back together again so they can continue their summer work

weighing colony

We also now have a  bumble bee colony here which Beth is also going to monitor. Here it is being weighed …

weighing BB colony

and putting it in place

Bumblebee colony (1)

Good luck boys and girls hope you have  a good summer with us !


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