COMPARATIVE ASPECTS REGARDING SOME METHODS OF ADMINISTRATION FEEDING WITH SYRUP IN BEE FARMS
C. Bodescu, Şt. Lazăr, C.I. Bodescu
The present trend nationally and worldwide of beekeeping is the intensification of activities by increasing the number of families exploited by a beekeeper. This is possible by reducing working time required for operations and through a series of measures and modern methods of maintenance. One of these operations which requires a large amount of time and work is stimulating feeding or supplementing with syrup of bee famillies. In order to increase labor productivity was made a system of administration the feeding syrup of bee families removing all physical work of beekeeper and reducing the administration time of syrup about 50 times compared with clasical administration which is practiced in most apiaries. The investigation was made on 2 groups (apiaries) of 300 beehives. In the first apiary administration of syrup was made classic, and on the second apiary, administration was performed using a special system, during which time of administration have noted resulting, special advantages syrup administration system.