Ladies and gentlemen: The Queen.

I was smiling ear to ear during this last nuc inspection. Why?

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Can you see it? How about a closer shot:

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Eggs! Those little things that look like tiny grains of rice, stuck end-on in the bottoms of the cells? Future bees!

Ladies and Gentlemen, we have a Queen! Woooo! This little nuc has 6 fully drawn frames and is well on its way to growing to full colony size and being able to survive the winter.

My first ever split actually worked!

 

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