Moving Beehives is an essential skill for any beekeeper to master. Here is how we move Beehives.
Well a busy night moving bees around West Auckland. We picked up our swarm lure, which was overflowing with a swarm :). We wanted to move this colony within our own property, but as this was less than 2 miles away, we employed the 2 feet or 2 mile rule (Even if New Zealand uses […]
Went along to Auckland Bee Club today for the field day. It was a great day and attendance was good. Great to catch up with two of our blog readers at the meeting, Barry and William. William is young man who is passionate about bees, great to see : ) …I think he’ll do well […]
Today myself and Margaret went to a meeting at the Auckland Bee club. Today’s topics were:- Dealing with weak hives Combining hives. Fogging Demonstration I was keen to see the fogging Demonstration. After seeing the Demonstration we are not so sure if that’s for our hives, the bees didn’t seem to like amount of oily […]