Killing bees


Unfortunately from time to time it will be required to kill the hive

1.    Obtain 4.5 litres of water and add 250 mls of washing up-liquid.

2.    Allow the bees to enter the hive

3.    Seal the entrance

4.    Apply the strong washing-up liquid by a hand held mister or pressure washer

5.    Destroy the frames

6.    Sterilise the brood box

7.    Freeze the brood box for at least 7 days