Northerns Bee Outing to Aloes 16 August 2016 No comments Categories: busybees, Events, Field Days Koos explained that the bees were there to build up the hives so that they would be ready to go out on pollination services. Koos showing us the aloe which we had all come to see and explains the life cycle. Bee keepers lining up to be put into groups and then move into the area where the hives were placed in the veld. Some Southern’s members ready to go. New collective noun to a bunch of bees keepers, a bakkie of bee keepers. Looking for the queen. Showing the various stages of the bee life cycle. Pointing out the different items found on the frames, Honey, brood and the colour of the aloe pollen. Some of the crew found new uses for a hive box and relax after the braai. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related Comments Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. You must be logged in to post a comment.