If you are an avid social media user, you know that there is no shortage of amazing videos that have the capacity to wow you. Do you doubt this statement? Wait until you see this video of this beekeeper moving a colony of bees under a table. Now, you might think we’ve gone crazy bragging about his regular work, but there’s something you need to know. The woman named Erika Thompson performed this incredible bee colony transfer with her bare hands.
Erika, who manages the “texasbeeworks” Instagram page, shared this incredible video in one of her recent uploads with a caption giving details of the incident. The video begins with the visual of a colony of bees placed under a table in the garden of a house. Erika begins to move the bees to a bee box placed on the ground without any protective gear. She calmly pulls them away from the table and is also seen using spray equipment in the process. Once the transfer is complete, Erika lifts the bee box and moves it to another location.
Since being shared online, the IGTV video has garnered over 5.5 lakh of views as well as several comments from Instagram users. Posting their reactions, users expressed amazement at Erika’s skills and said that she made the job too easy. Intrigued by her encounters, one user asked why the bees weren’t attacking her, she wrote, “I still don’t get it. Why doesn’t that bite you thinking you might hurt their queen?”
Another user thanked Erika for saving the bees and commented: “You are amazing! Thanks for what you’re doing! “
Meanwhile, one user recalled her personal experience of assisting a beekeeper through video. “One of my favorite experiences was having a local beekeeper let me help him bring the swarm into the new beehive box,” she wrote.
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