Thursday, July 10, 2014
What does this mean? Well, every spring beekeepers install new bees with frames in our hive. The frames are filled with foundation, a flat wax with marked hexagonal patterns and come in deep (9-1/8” long) and shallow (5-3/4” long) sizes. The bees use these frames as templates to build their combs, store their honey, and raise their brood.
queen. She’s the one with the turquoise spot on her thorax.