Swarm catching questions.
So as I have never kept a hive and will be sorting through how and where I will be acquiring the bees, I have begun to wonder if it would be worth the investment try and catch a swarm early in the season in the hive I intend to use. In my immediate area I like to let the clover grow so that I can watch the bees and there are always TONS of honey and bumble bees everywhere. So I guess what are the actual chances of catching a swarm in a beehive? Would it be worthwhile to try in the early season or use that time to start a nuc