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Forty-nine hives of bees took up residency for the winter. This is Kents' experimental Minnesota winter. The bees usually head south in their hives. (Brett Kent / For the Enterprise)

Bees move in for the winter; Brenda gets eviction notice

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Hello, welcome back to the mid-winter edition of the Beehive. I thought I would let you folks know what is going on in the beehive as of late January.


Being that December was unseasonably warm, we kept the bees outside so they could continue making their cleansing flights.

As January rolled in and the forecast called for an extended period of below zero temperatures, we decided to move the bees into the heated garage.

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