The first Basic Assessments of the year were carried out at the Apiary, Mike Holloway presiding.  It was wet and unsettled, 14C.  Hives 3, 5 and 5B were inspected.

Hive 3 – inspected by Dean Gregory – Single National Brood. . 3 frames BIAS, 5 frames undrawn. Minimal stores, super not inspected.  Temper 8.

Hive 5– inspected by Ali Hollingbury – Single National Brood.  Queen seen. 5 frames bees, 3 frames BIAS, some stores, super 1 frame drawn, no stores.  Temper 10.

Hive 5B – inspected by Gaye Bartlett