Beekeepers frequently must relocate their colonies. Jim and a friend moved two colonies about 50 miles away. Jim used tripod-mounted cameras both at night and during the day to show the effort required to relocate bee colonies.
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- Why were screened tops placed on the colonies prior to moving?
- Many times colonies are moved during what time of the day?
- Is it wise to attempt to move bee colonies alone?
- Should the bees be contained in the colony when moving?