Albuquerque honeybees living out of a semi

12 Apr

Honeybees swarming from a semi-truck

A truck driver turned on his air conditioner and it didn’t work. He opened the back of his trailer and a huge cloud of bees flew out!

Turns out there was a hive so massive living in the ductwork of an Albuquerque semi-truck, that local beekeepers were able to make 18 separate hives from the giant swarm.

Read the full story at: http://www.dukecityfix.com/profiles/blogs/talk-about-a-swarm-of-bees

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One Response to “Albuquerque honeybees living out of a semi”

  1. Gord April 12, 2010 at 6:36 pm #

    40 POUNDS! Wow. Talk about building out a beeyard in a hurry.

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