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mark s 

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hi all
i made up some new frames yesterday and left them in the utility room,today as the weather has been fine we had the back door open, and i came back to half a dozen bees actually on my new frames :)
is this usual behavior
 

Poly Hive 

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If you are saying they have foundation in them then I am not surprised. Bees find it very attractive.

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merylvingien 

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I was up the bee supply place this afternoon and you would have thought that a swarm had landed inside, apparently there is a colony in chimney across the yard! :D
 
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