Honey Bee harvesting gear you will need in Uganda , Africa
Honey Bee Smoker in Uganda, Africa
The body consists of a galvanized metallic sheet of gauge 28 canon and pumping bellow.
The canon has a chamber with 2 holes- one for incoming air and the other one to let out smoke.
Inside the chamber is placed a sieve to protect the inlet from being blocked with ash.
The pumping bellow consists of 2 pieces of wood of size 12 cm X 20 cm, returnable spring, leather or canvas material.
Recommended materials for bee smoking in Uganda
(1)Semi dry grass
(8)Dry pawpaw stem Etc.
Recommended procedures in lighting a bee smoker in Uganda
Put glowing charcoal on the sieve in the canon chamber, followed by any of the smoking materials
mentioned above, filling the chamber 3 quarter way.
Before closing the smoker fill the canopy i.e. the last quarter with fresh green grass or leaves.
Gently, start pumping the bellow and smoking
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