Bees eating from candy board

Bees eating sugar

After putting sugar candy on the hive a week ago, I was happy to see the bees had been eating away at the sugar.

Once they finish this batch, I have some candy boards mixed with some pollen substitute. Despite the two inches of predicted snow, the bees have started to grow the brood chamber and the pollen will give them a boost.

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