First Care

When the flowers fail at the end of the season, the first thing

necessary is to ascertain which are the weakest stocks, and all that

cannot defend themselves should either be removed or reinforced. The

strength of all stocks is pretty thoroughly tested within a few days

after a failure of honey. Should any be found with too few bees for

defence, they are quite sure to be plundered. Hence the necessity of

action in season, that we may secure the contents in advance of the


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