How to Hive a Swarm of Honeybees

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


Thanks to everyone for coming out to our April meeting!



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. ┬áHere 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. ┬áThe 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.