Re: treatment free member listing
Keep in mind the local swarm quality largely depends on the location.
Originally Posted by Litsinger
In my locality the caught swarms are typically escaped commercial bees.
Hard to expect from them to be long-term chem-free survivors.
As for me, I pretty quickly ditched that "feral swarm" trapping - no feral swarms here.
I only chaise those swarms so to exploit them for different, useful things.
Former "smoker boy". Classic, square 12 frame Dadants >> Long hive/Short frame/chemical-free experimentations.