May 16, 2013 Meeting at Don Lam’s house at 6:30 PM.
(882 West 26th Street, Holland, MI 49423)
Here’s the plan:
Hive Inspections–we’ll break into 4 groups, each group will compare two hives.
Common Split Methods will be presented by Jill Woods.
How to Start Raising Queens will be presented by Gary Veale and Randy Slachter. This will be an introduction to grafting and non-grafting methods. They’ll also discuss typical problems that may prevent success.
Cleaning Out Dead-Outs will be discussed by Jack Hartman.
Please bring along a chair and bee suit and veil if you are participating in the hive inspections.