honey bees at night?

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  1. inet1212

    inet1212 New Member

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    I have honey bees that come out at night and fly around my porch lights. This has been going on for quite some time. Why do they do this?
     
  2. Charles

    Charles New Member

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    If a streetlight or porch light is bright enough, bees will fly in the light shed by the lamp, most often, directly toward the light.

    I've heard of beekeepers working at night standing in front of the headlights of a tractor or truck to get the bee's off!
     

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