Bobby Torbush gently brushing a swarm from a tree.

Notice he has no veil or gloves on.



Honeybees reproduce by swarming. If a swarm can be recovered and established in a beehive, it will have a better chance of survival and the potential to become a strong honey producing colony.


Contact any of the following people if you locate a honeybee swarm:

Member  Contact Service Area
Kara Bassett  770-668-6625 Coweta County, Peachtree City, E Carroll County
Tom Gray  678-517-9001  Fayette County
Chris Helton 770-301-1858 Coweta County, Peachtree City, E Carroll County
Richard Littleton  770-830-1943  Carroll County 
Ed Mellon   770-969-2142  S Fulton and NE Coweta counties
Steve Page  770-683-2465  E Coweta, Thomas Crossroads
Marilynn Parker  770-949-6640  Douglas County
Dan Scales  678-232-4793  
Bobby Torbush  770-927-0077  

We would like to thank the staff at the Coweta County UGA Extension Office for the privilege of using their facility each month.