Category Archives: Bait hives

Bait hive success 2016

  Wow a great result and real thrill to be at the garden at Brentford just as a swarm arrived and moved into a bait hive I set up just that very morning. Standing in the centre of thousands of … Continue reading

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Bait hive success

Result the bait hive enticed a big swarm into it and it took a few days from the first scout bees to them arriving on mass, seven days to be precise. Monday the first couple of scout bees arrived at … Continue reading

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Bait hive

So it’s that time of year again fishing for a swarm. Just going to set the one hive again this year and in the same location as last year very close to my small workshop so I can watch it … Continue reading

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Bait hives

As some people like to run around answering calls regarding swarms only to find that the majority are for bumble bees, wasps or the swarm has disappeared before they arrive. So I like to set bait hives and try to … Continue reading

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