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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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Bees for Development’s New Website Launched

Published 16.Apr.2009, 6:56pm

Press Release 16/04/09 (292 KB)
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New bee information service is being launched by Bill Turnbull at Stoneleigh this Saturday 18th April 2009.

Bees for Development’s new website launched incorporating a brand new feature: The African Information Portal funded by the Wales for Africa Fund of the Welsh Assembly Government.

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