PREMIUM COURSE

How to inspect and expand your colony over summer and prepare for winter

How to:
Approach your colony for the first time
Feed your honey bees
Use a smoker
Use a hive tool
Open the lid of the hive
Take out a frame
Add a box/super
Divide/split a colony
Increase or maintain colony numbers
Prepare for winter–What to do and when to do it
Avoid robbing behavior
Check bees in the winter without opening the hive
Clean up dead hives