|The bees arrived in a van carrying many three pound boxes.|
|Five pounds of sugar measured out to 9 cups.|
I added 9 cups of water and stirred well. It went
into the narrow black box on the right, which
fits into the hive so the bees will have a ready
food source available to them without even
|Setting up the hive|
|There's a can of sugar water filling the hole in the|
box that has to be removed.
|The queen bee is in this little box. I pried|
a cork out of the end and then she will eat
her way out through the "candy" plug (that
|The queen's little box was attached to one of|
the frames in the center of the hive.
|Dumping the bees down into the bottom of|
|Putting the cover on|