- Our area can be cold, sometimes freezing in the winter, and dry and hot in the summer.
- Bees can be moody… some days are better than others. Some times of the year they may be more aggressive. They also become more aggressive if hungry or stressed.
The Ideal Location
- Morning sun, afternoon shade.
- Hive entrance facing southeast or south.
- An isolated spot, at least 30 feet away from unprotected guests and family.