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  1. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    . Sometimes the queen just throws herself at the new hive you have set up for them during a cut-out. They LOVE top bar hives and can't wait to live in them:
  2. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    . AND it makes the removal go much more smooth. And sometimes we get the queen and never see her until we get the hive home: top bar hive removal
  3. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    . I finally got around to editing some of these together as one video. Hope everyone enjoys Marshall helping me out removing several honeybee swarms around central Florida.
  4. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    . The removals really don't ever have an off-season down here in the central part of Florida. And yes, I got the queen on this one. The Honey-B-Gone spray helped tremendously again. The action moves well in this video. I think it's one of my better removals and editing jobs.
  5. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    . Here's a swarm removal from a Ford Bronco at a used car dealership in Auburndale, FL. I also give a short tour of the 9 hives in my backyard at the end of the video.
  6. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    . Here's a removal I did the other day where I had to use the priceless and indispensable Honey B Gone, which makes bees move/fly when needed. It's all natural, by the way. My apologies about the Blair Witch Project type production of this one:
  7. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    . So as you all know, when you edit a hi-def video and upload it to youtube, the quality and size get degraded severely. I got to thinking that I would upload several of my original hi-def edits to my DropBox account and post the links here for all to see (or at least those of you who are...
  8. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    . So I think I learned my lesson: Do NOT do removals in Florida in the late afternoon any longer during the summer.
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