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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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Talk: Beekeeping Without Using Foundation By Mike Elliott

Published 21.Feb.2016, 11:16pm

Beeswax

Talk Hosted by Orpington Beekeepers

Topic: Beekeeping without using foundation

Speaker: Mike Elliott, Bromley Beekeepers

Date: Wed 24th February 2016 

Time: 7.30pm for 8pm

Venue: Unit 3, Atomwide Ltd, Ravensquay Business Centre, Cray Ave, Orpington, BR5 4BQ.

All are welcome and refreshments provided.

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