How to Hive a Swarm of Honeybees

Here are the slides from our April 2013 presentation regarding swarm capture.

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Thanks to everyone for coming out to our April meeting!

~Eric

 

Susquehanna University’s Observation Hive

Club members Dave and Joan recently visited Susquehanna University to assist Biology Professor Dr. Jack Holt in some spring maintenance on the university’s observation hive. ¬†Here are a few photos:

 

 

Bear Fence Design Document from the PA Game Commission

Here’s the document which is distributed to PA Game Commission employees regarding the proper design for an electric bear fence. ¬†The design is based on Craig Cella’s article in “Bee Culture” magazine.

Thanks to Craig for sharing this with us at our March 2013 meeting.

Bear_Fencing_PA_Game_Comm.pdf