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    Adding supers

    Hi This is my first year keeping bees. They swarmed in May and I split the colony in to 2 and now have 2 strong colonies and both have 2 supers on them. There is 1 empty frame on the first super and 4 empty frames on the second. Do I add another super? Or remove the capped honey and replace...
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    Bees swarmed no sign of queen what do I do?

    Hi 3 weeks ago my bees swarmed ( 19th May) To prevent secondary swarming I was advised to split the hive in 2 ( 22nd May) I took the second hive with the strongest queen cell, brood, stores and bees to a different location. How long do I wait before I check on it? I opened up the original...