How To Use

Here are some tips and tricks on how to use a Bee Shield most effectively!

When to apply: 
Apply a Bee Shield to a hive when fall temperatures are consistently 40-50°F and remove when spring temperatures are consistently 40-50°F.

Setting up your hive: 
The diagram below shows how a Bee Shield fits to a hive. The hive should have a 2” bottom board porch that overhangs the stand by 2”. The hives inner cover should have a small hole for proper ventilation. 

How to apply: 
When attaching a Bee Shield to a hive, use a ¾” length screw to go into the bottom super.