Weather: 4C, sunny
Time: 14:30
Hive#1: Hefted Heavy. Crownboard closed and temperature: 12C. Bees flying.
Hive#2: Hefted Medium. Crownboard closed and temperature: 15.7C. Bees flying.
Hive#3: Hefted Medium, previous feed gone, replaced with 500g Fondant. Crownboard closed and temperature: 15.1C. Pollen bees.
Hive#4: Hefted Heavy. Crownboard open and temperature: 16C. Pollen bees.
Hive#5: Hefted Light, Fondant left. Crownboard closed and temperature: 15C. Bees flying.
Hive#6: Hefted Heavy. Crownboard open and temperature: 17.2C. Bees flying.
Hive#7: Hefted Light, Fondant left. Crownboard closed and temperature: 25C. Bees flying.
Hive#8: Hefted Medium. Crownboard closed and temperature: 16C. Bees flying.
New spare equipment rack constructed.
Spare equipment sourced from Thornes winter sale.
Fondant sourced.
No outstanding actions.
– Brad Davis, Fred Whetnall, Richard Williams