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I'm a fairly new beek, but I'd call that a "work in progress". They ran out of waxworkers or flow, and aren't finished, but may still be working on it. Look to be in fact.
 

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Natural colonies of bee comb are not square but rounded. They'll fill to the edges when they need that room at the edges. :smile:
 

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Try Perry's method to encourage the bees to complete the construction. Otheriwse, they'll start nibbling away the foundation. But don't try to encourage new construction by feeding syrup--you don't want to mix that with honest honey.
 

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Looks like plastic foundation, they don't work it for me like they do wax.:roll: Ok,Ok, i'll go to the back of the Bus with Murrell.:lol: Jack
 

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If old mother hubard has nothing to put in the cupboards, then no need building new cabinets!!
Old mother Hubard went to the cupboard to get her poor daughter a dress, when she got there the cupboard was bare, and so was her daughter I guess!

Yes slower honey flow. The bees secret wax when they are forced to hold the nectar in there honey [FONT=&quot]stomach for an extended time, as the flow slows down or stops and the nectar is ripened [/FONT] the volume decreases and the bees move the honey to fill cells and cap them once they have a moisture content under 17%
 
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