Print off this FREE printable to help you manage your hives in the spring to help prevent swarming. Bee swarm control is easy and effective.

Print off this FREE printable to help you manage your hives in the spring to help prevent swarming. Bee swarm control is easy and effective.

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Beekeepers check their hives every ten days during swarming season to ensure that Queen Cells aren't being built. If they're found then decisive action needs to be taken.

Beekeepers check their hives every ten days during swarming season to ensure that Queen Cells aren't being built. If they're found then decisive action needs to be taken.

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Making a swarm lure: 1/4 cup olive oil, a wad of beeswax (1/2 of a sheet of foundation), and about 20 drops of lemongrass oil.

Making a swarm lure: 1/4 cup olive oil, a wad of beeswax (1/2 of a sheet of foundation), and about 20 drops of lemongrass oil.

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Swarm Lures or Pheromone Lures for the Attraction of Honey Bee Swarms into Bait Hives

Swarm Lures or Pheromone Lures for the Attraction of Honey Bee Swarms into Bait Hives

Every spring bee swarms land in my yard. In fact, this week not one, but three swarms descended upon me within a period of just 5 days! You may be feeling somewhat jealous of my good luck at this point…So, why am I so popular and what are the best ways to lure a swarm to your yard?

Every spring bee swarms land in my yard. In fact, this week not one, but three swarms descended upon me within a period of just 5 days! You may be feeling somewhat jealous of my good luck at this point…So, why am I so popular and what are the best ways to lure a swarm to your yard?

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Riverside neighborhood buzzing with massive bee swarm

Riverside neighborhood buzzing with massive bee swarm

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