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5 tricks worth trying if you struggle feeding because of hive beetles:

5 tricks worth trying if you struggle feeding because of hive beetles:

Written By: MegaBee Staff on

    We all know what a nuisance hive beetles can be when you’re trying to feed supplements to your hive, but there are a few tricks you can try to curb your hive beetle problem and still make sure your bees are getting the nutrition they need:   1.   Feed as a liquid – Let’s get one obvious thing out of the way: Hive beetles love patties. But the beauty of MegaBee is that because we grind it so fine, it is the only protein feed on the market that you can also feed as a liquid. If you...

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Patties not being eaten? Here are some things to check

Patties not being eaten? Here are some things to check

Written By: MegaBee Staff on

        We've all been there. You crack the hive a week after putting a patty on and your bees barely touched it. What does it mean? Well, to put it plainly it is a major red flag, and our first concern is the queen.  We say this because even in a heavy pollen or nectar flow your hive will devour a MegaBee patty and store the collected pollen, so it’s not that they are not interested in the patty. What it usually means is that the brood isn’t calling out to be fed. How do we know...

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