Making Holes After The Hive Is Full

Whenever it is required to put boxes on a hive that has no holes

through the top, it need not prevent your getting a few pounds of the

purest honey that may be had, just as well as to have a portion of the

bees idle. I always endeavor to ascertain in what direction the sheets

of comb are made, and then mark off the row of holes on the top, at

right angles with them.

Long Cells Sometimes Turned Upward Making Passages To Every Part Of Their Combs facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmail