Re: How long does robbing last?
Originally Posted by TurtleSpider
1st They are not storing honey if you are feeding. They are storing sugar water. Please do not mix those frames in with honey and sell it as honey. If you feed, the frames filled during that time need to stay for bee use. Ethics thing to me.
2nd The robber screens are good. Also, if you catch them in the middle of robbing put some vicks rub around the entrance. It really messes with the smell. When I have done this, the robbing stopped nearly instantly.
Beek since 2016: Hardiness Zone 9a: in NW Florida