19C Sun & cloud

Hive 1 – inspected by Peter Reader – National Single Brood, 2 Supers, 9 Frames bees, 6 frames BIAS, Queen seen, QC of last inspection absent.  Sufficient room & stores, Health OK, temper 9.

Hive 4 – inspected by Brad Davies – National Double Brood, 2 Supers, 14 frames BIAS, Queen seen,  Sufficient room & stores, Health OK, temper 3.  Hive roof needs attention.

Hive 5 – inspected by Dean Gregory- National Single Brood, 3 Supers, 7 Frames bees (a marked reduction on 2 weeks ago), 6 frames brood, no eggs, no Queen. 3QC’s, 1 capped left & 2 destroyed. Sufficient room & stores, Health OK, temper 8.

Hive 6 – inspected by Hilary Hayward- National Single Brood, 7 Frames bees, 5 frames brood, Queen removed on 4 June, 2 QC’s.  Sufficient room & stores, Health OK.  Drones marked red for training.