Chapter 5 Overview

In this chapter you will learn:

Lesson 1: Choosing a Location

  • Requirements for any bee yard location
  • How to keep bees safe from people and the environment
  • How to keep people safe from your bees
  • Additional features that help your bees be more successful

Lesson 2: Finding a Bee Yard When Your Location Doesn't Work

  • How to look for a bee yard location
  • How to ask around for land use
  • How to keep a land owner happy

Lesson 3: Setting Up Your Bee Yard

  • Preparing hive location
  • How to set up a hive stand
  • Importance of a strong level stand