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Splitting a Hive (The Beehive as a Factory) ft Len Verrenkamp | ABA of NSW Field Day 2019

Splitting a Beehive (The Beehive as a Factory) ft Len Verrenkamp. Len guides us through the methods in splitting a beehive in this live demo. This is a live recording from the ABA Field Day 2019.

How to Catch A Bee Swarm ft Bruce White | ABA of NSW Field Day 2019

How to Catch A Bee Swarm ft Bruce White. This is a live recording from the ABA Field Day 2019. Bruce explains the theory behind why and how bees swarm and demonstrated the best methods to catch a swarm.

By |11th September, 2020|Categories: beekeeping, beekeeping video|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Hi Tech Tools to Better Understand Your Bees by Michael Syme

In this video, Michael talks about infrared cameras and what information can be obtained from their use. Also covered is weighing your hives and what this tells us to help manage your bee hives better. The use of the Broodminder system is also covered here in great detail.

By |5th September, 2020|Categories: beekeeping, beekeeping video|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Swarm Prevention & Control

Swarming is the natural process of bees increasing in numbers. The aim of this video is to show you how to manage your colonies to control and prevent swarming. Swarming is not desirable as you risk losing up to half the colony bees, and with possible nuisance bee implications. Always be observant and only interchange disease free material and healthy bees between colonies.

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