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  1. Equipment/Hardware
    Have you guys found a way to do a DIY / on the cheap beehive crane? I have around 80 hives (all supered) scattered on the ground and every time I check them, I must take away supers (some have up to three) and bend to pull frames out of the brood box. I would like to build a crane which could be...
  2. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    Swarm in 1949 Ford Pickup I just got a call from my cousin about a swarm in an old pickup. Truck has been parked in a pasture for years. She thinks it's a new swarm. I think it's probably been there for years. How do you get an established colony out of a vehicle? I think I can handle it if...
  3. Commercial Beekeeping
    Anyone affected by this? I have no idea what it is with bee trucks and chicken trucks, But I could've sworn there was one of these (bee and chicken type cargo) a few years ago.