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Painting Hives (or Not) -and Why, and With What?

This question comes up a lot. Humans like things to look bright and tidy. Bees might not. Natural beekeepers will not touch anything. Some will use a linseed oil rub, some go a step further and try an exterior weather

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The Acute Senses of Bees

Over the past while articles have surfaced among the flotsam of the internet that have been highlighting some of the lesser known but highly fascinating facets of honeybee biology. To wit, I’ve gathered a few articles for your perusal: 1.

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