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The observation hive has a new queen and it looks like she has mated already! Quite an entourage!
Even bees find propolis a sticky mess! Bees set about cleaning the windows in the observation hive.
Turing spotted in Istanbul ;-) Explanations please?
Thought for the day #beekeeping #honeybees
Vita stand in Antalya, Turkey, at the 12th Asian Apicultural Assoc Congress #beekeeping #honeybee
This little nucleus of #honeybees is taking full advantage of the January sun right now. It's only 10C.
A beautifully carved wooden skep: an entry at the UK's National Honey Show last weekend.
Another great entry in the UK's National Honey Show last weekend - from a nursery school.
Now, why would this be one of Vita's favourite entries in the National Honey Show in the UK last weekend?
Who says that beekeeping isn't competitive? Some of the silverware to be won at UK National Honey Show yesterday.
Pictures for the Vita Photo Competition rolling in, but this isn't one of the entries. What type of fly is this?
There's always one! The bee that refuses to leave the bell jar.
The #honeybees are leaving the bell jar ...
As the season draws to a close, the beeljar bees' work of art becomes clearer
Ever wondered just how the famous "bee space" works? #honeybee
Filling up well now ... the Bell jar Bees close in on every cavity as season draws to a close.
Today in the bell jar - a photo from above. Amazingly the nectar flow just keeps on going here.
More progress in the belljar. Waxing comb to the side. #honeybee
latest developments in the bell jar #honeybee
A bee beard that formed at a nucleus hive entrance last night's heat.
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