16 members attended on a warm, overcast afternoon.  20C.

Hive 1 – National WBC – Inspection deferred until 11 August for new queen to prove fertile.

Hive 1B – Dean Gregory – National 14X12, 5 BIAS, 4 stores, sufficient room.  Queen seen.  1 standard brood frame replaced by 14X12.  Chalk brood diminished.  Temper 8.

Hive 1C – Dean Gregory – National.  Originally a collected swarm seen emerging from Hive 1 and seen to be broodless & queenless  on 30 June when 2frames of brood + 2 open queen cells from Hive 3 were added.  I frame eggs.

Hive 1D – National nuc on 2 frames created on 14 July from Hive 1.  Inspection deferred until 11 August.  Entrance reduced due to wasps.

Hive 1E – National nuc on 3 frames created  on 14 July from Hive 1.  Inspection deferred until 11 August.  Entrance reduced due to wasps.

Hive 2 – National Brood & Half.  Inspection deferred until 4 August.

Hive 2A – National  Brood.   Inspection deferred until 4 August.

Hive 3 – National Brood.  Inspection deferred until 4 August.

Hive 4 – Brian Herbert/Andy Horton – National Brood.  8 BIAS, 2 stores, sufficient room & stores.  3 supers, 2 full, 1 empty.  2 wet supers placed above crown board for clearing.  Temper 7.

Hive 5  Richard Williams/ Grant Pearce – National Double Brood.  Queen seen below QE. Top 5 BIAS bottom not inspected.  All brood in super above QE capped.  Sufficient room & stores.  3 supers.  Temper 9.

Hive Q96 – Chris Clark/Ali H/ Gareth C – National Double Brood.  Top 3 BIAS, bottom 8 BIAS. 6 stores.   Queen seen.  Sufficient room & stores.  1 super.  Temper 9.

Hive Q98 – Chris Clark/Ali H/ Gareth C – National Double Brood, Top 1 BIAS, bottom 8 BIAS. 7 stores.  Queen seen.  Sufficient room & stores.  Second  super added. New brood slow to draw.  Temper 9.

Gareth, Green Hive – Gareth Cornelius/Chris Clark – 1National 14X12, 6 BIAS, remaining 4 frames undrawn, no stores.  1 super little drawn. Feeder.  Temper 9.

Horton Hive – National Deep – Inspection deferred until 28 July

Horton Nuc – Andy Horton/Brian Herbert –  National nuc on 2 frames created 7 July.  Suspect cells monitored.  Entrance reduced.

Paul&Rachel Hive – Rachel Bridgman – National Brood, 6 BIAS but limited eggs, 5 stores.  Super removed & stores placed in brood chamber.  High chalk brood.  Temper 10.