The Cypress 10 Frame Moving Robber Screen is designed to make your work easier as a beekeeper. It helps counter robber bees, mostly common at end of the season. It also plays a crucial role when it is time to move your bees to another location or hive. This is designed for standard 10-frame Langstroth hives.
This is a fully assembled moving robber bee screen that is made in the United States. It is made of Cypress and is delivered as a brand new and unused item. It is designed for use during summer, fall, and spring. It is a versatile equipment, functioning as both a moving and robbing screen.
The screen helps to keep out robber bees. You simply place it on the beehive and open the top exit above the aluminum curtain. When moving bees, you can use it to open or close doors, so as to allow or restrict movement in or out of the hive. The screen should be installed at night or during early mornings, a time when the bees are still in the hive.
- Easy to install.
- It is fully assembled.
- Used as protection against robber bees and also helps when bees need to be moved.
- It is ideal for most seasons of the year.
- Made of good quality Cypress wood.
This screen will work well as expected. During spring, install in early season prior to Spring feeding and remove when nectar flow begins. In fall, it should remain till late fall and mouse guard installed upon its removal. For summer months place it when nectar flow ends. In case you harvested the honey during summer keep the screen in place until the completion of fall feeding.