The increase – queen rearing and splitting
April 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Once honey bees arrive in our lives most beekeepers want to have more bees. The main reason we want more is to overcome loss. We may lose bees to a multitude of reasons so we need to replace them. Today we will talk about how a beekeeper with an overwintered hive can select and split a strong colony, how to raise queens, and become sustainable without having to buy more bees.