Lemongrass essential oil is an excellent honeybee swarm lure. Apply one drop to one of the frames in your hive, or place a drop on a piece of cardboard and put it in the bait hive.

LemonGrass Essential Oil (1oz)

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This steam-distilled organic lemongrass oil is an excellent attractant to honeybees. Beekeepers use it as a swarm bait.  It comes with a dropper for easy application. Put a single drop on an absorbant medium like cotton wool or some cardboard, and place in the bait hive. The bait hive should have comb, preferably older comb.