Wild honeybees

This tree hollow was so busy with honeybees, so much hype around about bees not being able to survive in the wild .. its so untrue I’m finding more and more colonies living wild.

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3 thoughts on “Wild honeybees

  1. There are definitely colonies living wild, but sometimes they are swarms from managed hives or they only last a couple of years before varroa get them. But wild colonies have the advantage that they tend to be smaller and swarm more, which helps against varroa.

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