Hive Split Class Sat May 5 1-330pm

Hive Split Class Sat May 5 1-330pm

Regular price $ 35.00 Sale

Location: Urban Bees and Gardens (map)

Learn to 

  • Maintain number of hives / pounds of honey you want year in year out.
  • Reduce/stop swarms from escaping.
  • Breed better-every-year bees.
  • Use tools to move in hive with minimal stress to bees.

Specific topics:

  • Compare walkaway, swarm control, cut-down, shook and Mississippi splits.
  • Straighten curved comb.
  • Separate boxes.
  • Divide hive in to 2 or more sections.
  • Find/move queen.
  • Balance brood, pollen, honey and open space for building up.

Please bring or purchase tools / gear prior to class. 

    Location

    Text Brian @ 503.975.2391 when you arrive for finding us instructions.