In order to be a good beekeeper and have a rubber belt, you need to prepare well. Bees this is not a pet that may know of one owner. They will not pass side, if you do not behave correctly with them. Therefore it is necessary to approach this issue seriously, to learn how to skillfully to find “common ground” with the bees.
How to deal with bees
If there is such a need, then do not raise the roof of the hive inspection is carried out only in warm, sunny and windy day, with an air temperature of not less than 15 degrees. The flowering time of the bees work, this is what will be the right time to test. It is advisable to do it in the afternoon.
It is important to know that bees are sensitive to the smells of perfume, cologne, alcohol and tobacco. Therefore, before the inspection is required to take a shower, wash your hands well and the face. And do not get carried away with garlic and onion, the bees do not like.
Every true beekeeper does not take alcohol or smoke tobacco.
This is a brief description of the treatment of bees. By following these simple rules, it should go without problems. Next in our category, we’ll detail how to care for bees.
Caring for the bees.
Just-beekeepers beginners starting out, think of the frequent inspection of hives do better. But unfortunately this is not so, every bee house is subject to certain thermal conditions, when it is violated bee distracted from work, and it slows down their productivity.
Nursing is not for them, how many times have you looked there, but the quality work done that acknowledgment. Proper care is complex work, and for the shortest possible time of their execution. Also, views should be reduced to a minimum. Before the execution of all works, ask yourself a clear plan, and within what period of time is to carry out repeated work.
Here is the total time to care for the bees.
In order to view the hive families who wintered badly, it takes no more than 5 minutes.
For spring visit and execution of complex work, which will provide the vital activity of bees for over 30 days, the maximum time it will take 10 minutes.
For an experienced beekeeper this time is more than enough, they know how to cut it in several times.