Tag Archives: swarm of bees

Swarm In Los Altos Going To New Beekeepers

April 17th Karla of Los Altos called regarding a swarm of bees that her neighbor informed her about only a foot off the ground in the hedge. It was a decent sized cluster of bees. We shook them into a … Continue reading

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Mountain View Hive Swarmed and Splits

Went over to my parent’s place yesterday afternoon and looked at the neighbors’ trees in the front yard as I always do during swarm season. It took a while but I did notice one or two bees diving towards a … Continue reading

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Los Altos Golf and Country Club Bee Removal

Last Sunday we did a bee removal at the Los Altos Golf and Country Club, which was only a few minutes from my place. Grace called after consulting with Art Hall who was busy removing bees in San Carlos, had … Continue reading

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Menlo Park Bee Removal – Saturday’s Last Swarm

Remember Friday’s tiny swarm on the ground? Well, Chris called Saturday afternoon and said the feral hive in the tree swarmed again and this time it landed on his rose bush, and the swarm cluster was larger than the tiny … Continue reading

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Another High Up Bee Swarm Removal – Menlo Park

The bee swarms seem to be landing in higher places this year or something. Tulin called today and her hive is swarming again. This time the swarm landed even higher than the last and further inside the tree. Good thing … Continue reading

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Saturday’s Beekeeping Adventures – Chasing More Swarms – Mountain View Bee Rescue

Saturday was another fun filled day on the field chasing more honeybee swarms after a morning of Easter egg hunting with the kids near downtown Los Altos. The day began when we first delivered a hive to Rachel and Knute … Continue reading

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San Jose Bee Removal – After-Swarm Bee Rescue

Last Sunday we helped a first year beekeeper split her hive into two because it swarmed multiple times already. The original hive had at least 7 swarm cells. So we left two queen cells in the original hive. Split and … Continue reading

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