Chapter 7 Overview

In this chapter you will learn:

Lesson 1: Lighting Your Smoker

  • How to light your smoker
  • Fuel options for your smoker

Lesson 2: Your First Hive Inspection

  • How to open your hive
  • What to look for during your inspection
  • How to evaluate your queens presence and quality
  • Evaluating colony honey, nectar, and pollen stores