Eight Members attended on a bright sunny Sunday. 19C
Hive 1 – inspected by Peter Reader – National Single Brood with BB as super. New Queen due to lay, polished cells, lots of fanning bees and very calm. Stores and health good, temper 9
Hive 3 – inspected by Dean Gregory – National Single Brood with BB as super. 13 frames bees, 5 stores. Queen (white) seen,4 QC’s with eggs removed. QE replaced to create double brood to give Q more space. Check for QC’s on Wednesday 11 May. Temper 3.
Hive 4 – inspected by ? – National Double Brood, 12 frames bees, 9 frames BIAS, Queen (yellow) seen. 1 QC in lower box, marked. Super added for space Temper 3.
Hive 6 – inspected by Peter Reader – National Single Brood, 7 frames bees, 6 frames BIAS. Sufficient room & stores. Progressing well Temper 9
Hive 8 (Obs. Hive)- inspected by Ali Holingbury – Colony put into National Single Brood.