Monthly Archives: May 2012

First Successful Swarm Capture 5-25-2012.

I got a call shortly before 7 on May 25, 2012. Guy called saying they had a swarm of bees at his workplace. Apparently a swarm of bees had landed inside their forklift propane storage shed. After asking a few … Continue reading

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Checking on a 5 frame nuc I made up in hopes it would produce a queen.

Made a 5 frame nuc on 4-29-2012 at my Ada apiary and was able to check on them today. The day after I made the split the night time temperature fell into the low 30°F. It was apparent that I … Continue reading

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