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How to Use a Horsley Board for Swarm Control

Handbook / Manual

By: Michael Badger(Author)

16 pages, colour photos, colour illustrations

Bee Craft Ltd

Paperback | Jan 2012 | #201453
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NHBS Price: £7.99 $10/€9 approx

About this book

First published as an article in Bee Craft, 2009, Vol. 91, No. 5, p. 17.

An effective swarm control technique in beekeeping. How to use a Horsley Board for Swarm Control includes diagrams and straight forward step by step guide on using the board.


- About Arthur Horsley
- Description of the Horsey board with diagrams
- Principles of use
- Equipment
- Considerations
- Getting Started
- Introducing the Horsley Board
- 3 or 4 days later
- 10 days after introducing the board
- A further 10 - 14 days later
- If eggs are seen
- Some points to consider
- Time to Ponder
- Other considerations

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