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Swarm

Bee Swarm Collected by

John Sharpley, Asher Honey Bees 

Swarm or Hive

Swarms are natural way for the Bees to

reproduce and create new bee hives.

This is the biggest question when you find bees at your place...

A swarm is a division of an existing bee hive that is looking for a new home.

 

A swarm will need to be collected as quick as possible as they typically find a new home within 1-3 days, Once they move into their home and start building the bees are then considered a bee hive.

 

I'm still not sure if I have a swarm or hive?

Hive

Bee Hive Cutout from House Wall by

John Sharpley, Asher Honey Bees 

 

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