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In day seven of the progression image many of the larvae have emerged. The honey pattern is slightly less than the previous day and there is a higher amount of uncapped brood. If you look closely you can see worker bees emerging. When I brought the frame into the lab, there were only two bees crawling around on it, how...
This is the same healthy frame from USDA Bee Research Lab in Beltsville. Unfortunately, the frame has not progressed very much due to the fact that it was kept in the lab overnight. Although there was some hatched brood it mostly took place on the opposite side of the frame not shown in the image, however if you look a...
On the final day of the healthy bee frame much of the capped brood has emerged and the young brood is beginning to mature. The honey pattern has changed once again. If you look carefully you can once again see the new workers emerging though not as many as in the day before.