Harvesting a Planter in a Bee Swarm
Harvesting a planter in a bee swarm can be a tricky process, but with the right knowledge and preparation it can be done safely and effectively. The first step is to identify the type of planter you are dealing with. Different types of planters require different harvesting techniques. Once you have identified the type of planter, you can begin to prepare for the harvest.
Steps for Harvesting a Planter in a Bee Swarm
1. Locate the hive entrance and mark it with a flag or other marker so that you know where to return when harvesting is complete.
2. Put on protective clothing such as a bee suit, gloves, and veil before approaching the hive.
3. Use smoke to calm the bees before beginning the harvest.
4. Carefully remove the planter from the hive using a bee brush or other tool.
5. Place the planter in an appropriate container for transport.
6. Return to your marked location and release any remaining bees back into their hive.
7. Take your harvested planter home and store it in an appropriate place until ready to use.