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The bees have filled up the first hive box with comb and brood, and so a second hive box has now been added.  No signs of foulbrood, varroa mites or other infestations.  We think the queen made a special flight appearance while we were checking the frames, as a large bee with a very unusual buzz appeared.  Hopefully all are settled back into their larger, expanded home and doing what bees do.

second hive box

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I’ve been reading Neil Gaiman’s novels lately (American Gods, Anansi Boys), and love his writing, so I was smitten with him even more when he posted a photo of his red hive on Twitter today.  🙂

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