Do to some construction beekeeper Jon was forced to relocate his apiary. We tried hand carrying a few hives and were huffing and puffing. In the end we rigged up the tractor to move the hives. Saturday was a very cool day and the bees were not flying. Although we started taping the entrance closed we soon got brave. No stings during the entire operation.
during the move.
You can see the red ratchet strap we used to hold the hive together for the move.