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Cleaned off the bottom board 8 hours ago. New beekeeper. Nuc only installed 1 week ago

The large bits are chalk brood mummies. Iā€™m not sure what the blackish gritty stuff is. The lighter colored stuff is most likely brood cappings created while young bees emerge.

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The black bits might be mildewed wax. Your hive might need some help with ventilation.

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I was thinking the black bits were some sort of frass.

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