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  1. Swarms, Trap-outs, and Cut-outs
    Hi Guys, I tried to unite a queenless hive with a swarm today and instead I sent the swarm on a suicide mission. I was told I could sprinkle flour over my swarm and over the frames of bees in the hive and the bees will be too busy cleaning each other to fight. Wrong! I placed the swarm in...
  2. Beekeeping 101
    at the end of may i caught what i believe is a small cast. in the begining of june i hived 4 new packages. i moved the swarm hive less than a mile away, (i know... dumb thing to do) and lost a few bees when they went back to thier original location. anyway, i havnt seen a queen or eggs yet...
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