Beekeeping: Finding the Queen

Originally published at: https://www.farmfoodfeast.com/beekeeping-finding-the-queen/

Many beekeepers spend a lot of time looking for the queen in a hive, but I’ve never found that to be a useful way to spend my time. It is a fact that you never need to find the queen bee unless you plan to replace her. The only thing you need to identify in the hive, to ensure the queen is still doing her job, is eggs. If you see eggs, your queen is…