Spring comes on so fast. Packages arrive in April, swarms begin in May. How do you set up a new hive? If you already have colonies, how do you prevent swarming? If you seek swarms to populate your hives, how do you capture them? April’s meeting topics will help you to with these seasonal goals.
Beginners: Installing packages, Q&A
Announcements, welcome, tea
Main topic: Preventing swarms, capturing swarms
Panel and equipment demonstration