Propolis Power-Up: How Beekeepers Can Encourage Resin Deposits for Better Hive Health

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When honey bees produce more propolis, a waxy resin they use for sealing up their hives, overall health benefits to the colony ensue. A new study tests a few simple methods beekeepers can use to encourage more propolis production in their hives.

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