Do you have a swarm of bees you want removed? Call an OSBA beekeeper in your area and they’ll remove the bees. Find an OSBA Beekeeper in the Swarm List Directory.
Unless you’re near a commercial crop or at higher elevations, the summer nectar dearth begins about mid July (maybe August 1st this year). At this time we should be thinking about nest consolidation and honey harvest. In late summer we crowd the bees. We begin this in earnest in August along with mite treatments, but[Read More…]