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Bees Starting Winter Cluster

Bees Winter Clustering in Super

Bees Clustering in Super

Its October and the weather has just started changing. Cold winds from the north have brought on a real chill and the bees appear to be preparing for winter by developing a loose winter cluster pattern in the super. This picture is of the bees forming a loose winter cluster.

Some bees are still flying but activity seems to have slowed down markedly.