Bee Swarm Prevention and Control

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Bees swarm. Fact. Why do they swarm? It depends…

What can you do about it? It depends…

Swarm Prevention

Demaree swarm prevention method

First explained by George Demaree in an article in the American Bee Journal in 1884. This method is aimed at pre-emptive action before any queen cells appear.

Swarm Control

The Snelgrove Method

The Pagden Method

The Horsely Method