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Specialty Beehive Equipment

John demonstrates a few models of entrance traps and restrictors, along with a slatted rack. Equipment like this is somewhat specialized within beekeeping. 

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Questions:

  1. What is the purpose of a queen and drone trap?
  2. Name three of the special pieces of equipment introduced in this segment?
  3. Where would a slatted rack be found on a bee hive?
  4. Is it important to have the specialty equipment?