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  1. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    Last weekend one of my colonies swarmed (March 3rd! This colony was a swarm that moved into a bait hive I set out last year in early March, early swarmers I guess?). They divided into two clusters, a small one in my avocado tree and the larger group in the neighbors lemon tree. I was able to...
  2. Bee Forum
    Yesterday I had a swarm from a well established strong hive. The bees are Italian, housed in two deeps, a queen excluder, and a medium full of wax foundation. Everythong is 10 frame. About mid afternoon the bees swarmed and formed a cluster around the trunk of a furr tree about 15 feet up...
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