Bee Disease?

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uncleswag 

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Hey guys,

I was wondering if my bees had a disease, a yellow lump was on one of them

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Hivemaker. 

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Looks very much like pollen disease, nothing much to worry about, but quite contagious.
 

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if you leave them for a few weeks it will soon clear up, you wont seem any yellow lumps but beware it normal re occurs again in spring unllress you treat your bees with petrol
 

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I see here too yellow clumbs. Some say that they are autumn leaves. I am not sure.
 

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you only need to worry if the yellow lumps change colour in a few weeks ;)
 

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if you leave them for a few weeks it will soon clear up, you wont seem any yellow lumps but beware it normal re occurs again in spring unllress you treat your bees with petrol
As you are in Australia you will see a lot more of it as it is spring and the start of brood rearing. Welcome to the forum but I think you need to look at the Australian forum
 

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