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  Topic: Bee macro photos
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PostForum: Photo gallery   Posted: Sat Dec 29, 2018 6:05 pm   Subject: Bee macro photos
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  Topic: Bee macro photos
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PostForum: Photo gallery   Posted: Sat Dec 29, 2018 6:04 pm   Subject: Bee macro photos
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PostForum: Photo gallery   Posted: Sat Dec 29, 2018 5:59 pm   Subject: Bee macro photos
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  Topic: Bee macro photos
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PostForum: Photo gallery   Posted: Sat Dec 29, 2018 5:57 pm   Subject: Bee macro photos
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PostForum: Photo gallery   Posted: Sat Dec 29, 2018 5:57 pm   Subject: Bee macro photos
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PostForum: Photo gallery   Posted: Sat Dec 29, 2018 5:54 pm   Subject: Bee macro photos
Hi! Here are some of my macro beekeeping photos taken this summer https://drive.google.com/drive/u/0/folders/1AeyT6-bNoIaqiKty1XNEZEZKTPqQFiRb. Later I'll add more after editing

don't hesitate to u ...
  Topic: under ground bees
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PostForum: Ask a Bee Inspector   Posted: Fri Jun 15, 2018 4:14 pm   Subject: under ground bees
I'm sorry if I've choosen not relevant topic.. I need your advice.
can you give any info on hive located under ground? recently one was disturbed at our neighbors yard, now, there is a new hive in ou ...
 
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Quality Top Bar Hives by Andrew Vidler

Conserving wild bees

Research suggests that bumble bee boxes have a very low success rate in actually attracting bees into them. We find that if you create an environment where first of all you can attract mice inside, such as a pile of stones, a drystone wall, paving slabs with intentionally made cavities underneath, this will increase the success rate.

Most bumble bee species need a dry space about the size a football, with a narrow entrance tunnel approximately 2cm in diameter and 20 cm long. Most species nest underground along the base of a linear feature such as a hedge or wall. Sites need to be sheltered and out of direct sunlight.

There is a spectacular display of wild bee hotels here

More about bumblebees and solitary bees here

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