A full Apiary inspection on a warm, sunny day, 21C.  All colonies but 5C are Single National Brood.

Hive 1 – inspected by Anne-Chantal Ballard – Queen seen. 6 BIAS, 0.5 stores, little free drawn comb.  Requires clean feeder.  High varroa. Temper 10

Hive 2 – inspected by Hilary Hayward & ACB – Queen seen, marked white, 7 frames BIAS, 2 frames stores, little free drawn comb.  Converted to brood & half.  Sac Brood, flow test negative, Temper 3

Hive 3 – inspected by ACB – Queen seen, marked white, 4 frames BIAS, 5 frames undrawn, little free drawn comb, 1 frame stores. 1 super, undrawn.  Requires feed.  Temper 8

Hive 4 – inspected by HH – Queen seen, marked blue, 4 QC’s, 5 frames BIAS, sufficient stores, little free drawn comb.  2 supers.  temper 10.  Artificial Swarm performed

Hive 5 – inspected by HH – 5 frames BIAS, sufficient stores, sufficient room.  0.5 super stores, no more feeding required. Temper 10.  Happy hive!

Hive 5A – inspected by ACB – Queen not seen, multiple QC’s.  4 frames BIAS, 4 frames space, sufficient stores.  Temper 3.  Queen deeds dealing with!

Hive 5B – inspected by ACB – Queen seen, marked white, 4 frames BIAS, 1 frame space, no stores.  1 super.  High sac brood & varroa.  Temper 3

Hive 5C – inspected by HH – Nuc. Queen seen, marked white, 5 frames BIAS, 1 frame stores, sufficient room.  temper 3.  Fed 2L 1:1

Hive 6 – inspected by HH – Queen seen, marked white, 5 frames BIAS, 1 frame stores. 1 super, no stores Fed 2 L 1:1.  Temper 3