Frequently Asked Questions

What happens to my data if there’s no cell service?

We understand that many yards are in areas without cell coverage. You can use the app normally, and your data will be updated when you’re back within signal range.

Can I reuse my BeeTrack tags?

Yes, you can reuse your BeeTrack tags. Simply unstaple them from the hive and use the app to re-assign them.

How many tags will I need?

You will require one tag per hive you plan to monitor.

How much does BeeTrack cost?

BeeTrack is priced with a flat rate for the tags, and a subscription fee for the software. Request a Demo for more information.

What kind of cell phone do I need to use BeeTrack?

All you need is a smartphone. The app is available on both Android and iOS.

How many phones will I need?

You will need at least one smartphone. After that, it’s up to you. Some users have every worker with a phone, others have one phone per crew.

Do I need to scan each hive every time I'm in the yard?

Nope! BeeTrack uses GPS coordinates to automatically merge hives in the same location into a yard. For typical activities like feeding or treatment, a single report can easily be assigned to all hives using the app. Beyond that, the number of hives you choose to scan depends on what you want to report.

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