Shooking bees is simply changing out their Woodenware equipment, by shaking off the bees on to a sheet in front of new hive set, or on top of new hive set. There are mulitiple benefits to doing this. Below are several great links to read and learn more. There is more than one way of doing this, depending upon your goal. This is an important Beekeeping skill that isn't often discussed or talked about. The benefits to learning this skill are significant. So read and learn and think about how many benefits you can count when you Shook your Bees!