Top feeder with comb To the left is Jenny Gruber's hive with a plastic gallon bag feeder that is visible on top of the frames. The bees filled the space above the feeder with comb. Some of the comb was 5 inches deep. When space is left to fill, the bees do.

George's Warre hives

Beekeeper booth

Bee Nucs 2011

Bees and Beekeeper Photos
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This is Mary L's Italian bees and their Queen Sophia at her place Liberty Gardens.

The following video was create by and is part of a ScienceOnline series.

Honey Bees - Life Cycle