removed bees attacked by people

Discussion in 'General Beekeeping' started by Thenewgoat, May 17, 2018.

  1. Thenewgoat

    Thenewgoat New Member

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    Yes what a suprise people attacked the bees. I wounder how often that happens? So how do i help them it looked like it would have been a football but now what is living is is about the size of a softball. It was in someones water meter box and he poured 5 gallons of soapy water on them they act is if they have a queen now that i have them in a hive. They had 3 pieces of about 5 inch long and 4 inch wide comb but now i dont think they can care for all of it as it has mostly eggs. What could I do to help them. I am feeding them. Should I expect more to die from this attack it happened yesterday I got the call today and removed about an hour ago.
  2. Gypsi

    Gypsi Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Keep the entrance small and feed feed feed. Good for you for getting them. If you had established hives you could give them a frame of capped due to hatch brood with nurse bees, but you don't. Do your best, it's all you can do.