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How to prepare honey bees for winter

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How to prepare honey bees for winter .
overwintering bees is very simple.
honey bees do very well if managed properly. Wintered bees live longer than any other time of the year. How to winter bees. Barnyard bees start prepping honeybees for winter starting in November.
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Ventilation is very important so bees don't get wet from condensation, tilt bee hive forward to keep rain from running in, reduce entrance to keep unnecessary drafts from blowing in, feed 2 to 1 sugar from 1st frost till around Thanksgiving time then feed dry sugar as shown in video, resume feeding 2 to 1 sugar mix as soon as bees start bringing in pollen from the red maple, offer dry pollen year round ultra bee, make sure that you have done mite treatment, and watch Barnyard Bees video's throughout winter to learn about honey bees.
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