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How Many Bees in a Hive

A hive can contain up to 70,000 bees in midsummer. There will be 1 queen, 250 drones, 20,000 female foragers, 30,000 female house-bees, 5,000 to 7,000 eggs, 7,000-11,000 larvae being fed, 16,000 to 24,000 larvae developing into adults in sealed cells.

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Surrey BKA Traning Day

Published 9.Jan.2012, 11:49pm

Honey Bee

Places are to be allocated on a first come first served basis so if you would like to attend please get you application in as soon as possible.

Mark Stott, 37 Penshurst Road, Thornton Heath, Surrey, CR7 7EE

Tel: 0208 684 1098 or 0792 1234 916

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