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Beekeeping Equipment

Gone are the days when beekeepers felt safe when visiting their hives without protective equipment. The introduction of foreign bee species, especially those from Africa, means the threat of an aggressive group of bees within the hive is higher now than ever before. Mild-tempered bees can have the hive taken over by aggressive bees and …

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Honey Bee Life Cycle

The Honey Bee Life Cycle  Honey bee life cycle: a description, drawing and information about the colony.  The honey bee life cycle goes through 4 basic stages.  More detail is added in the diagram below, but the key stages are: Egg Larva Pupa Adult All bee life cycles go through these stages, although there are …

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