Host: Steven Daniels
Written by: Scott Salvesen
Cinematography and editing by: Jared Jakins of Paper Hat Films
Produced by: Bee Champions, LLC
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|As we started out, using the four-wheeler was the fastest way for us to be able move everyone's bees effectively.|
|As our customers came to pick up their new colonies, they checked in here.|
|Even the children involved had a great time!|
|New keepers would receive instruction from the experts as their nucs were transferred to their new hives.|
|Because it was a rainy day, the bees were docile enough that even |
those not dressed in beekeeping clothing could stand close enough
|We had several families show up as a whole. What an awesome way to begin their new hobby!|
|Stan Moulton, our resident expert, gave amazing instruction to the novice keepers.|
|This is just a preview of the sheer number of nucs we had available to|
transfer to new hives.
|New beekeepers were instructed on how to effectively transfer their colonies safely into their new hives, paying close attention to not hurting any of the bees.|
|It was an extremely busy day for the Bee Champions employees as so many people came to collect their new colonies.|
|Stan Moulton was often surrounded by hordes of eager beekeepers|
ready to learn all they can from him.
|There was a lot of excitement surrounding our amazing new observation hives. To purchase one, click here!|
|This is an example of our raw deep box, of which, many were|
purchased for new colonies. Click here to purchase one yourself!
|This is an example of our medium boxes. Click here to purchase now!|
|New beekeepers were so excited to purchase new hives that our|
employees struggled at times to keep up with all the new orders!
|Each participant at our event went home with one of our new bumper stickers!|
|Some of the new beekeepers brought their own hives. Some were truly exquisite, like this one.|
|Beekeeping can be a great hobby for even children!|
|This shows the assembly of our new feeders. You can purchase them here and here.|
|There were a variety of ways that our customers transported their|
bees home. Most opted to bring trucks, though some simply taped
the entrance and drove home in their cars!
|It was great to see families working together to have a great beekeeping experience.|
|This picture shows the sheer beauty of our facility in Pleasant Grove, Utah, at the base of the Wasatch Mountains overlooking Utah Lake.|