Date(s) - Mar 4, 2018
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Urban Bees and Gardens
5035 NE 23rd Ave
Portland, OR 97211
Local survivor swarms are the best!
Learn practical skills to catch swarms.
2.5 hour class
Location: Urban Bees and Gardens 5035 NE 23RD Ave Portland OR 97211 or http://tiny.cc/bee-map
– How to catch / pour bees into hives using both “clip” and “shake” methods.
– Essential swarm kit tools.
– Key questions to know before you go.
– Get on lists / make lists to increase your odds.
– What to do to ensure baby hives survive cold snaps.
– Working examples of advanced tools – the “bee vac” and “flying string purse” to get familiar with and try out.
pics / vids of swarm catches to stoke interest: http://tiny.cc/swarm-rescues