Apiary 150319
Weather :    6C   Cold breeze  and overcast.        No bees flying.    Woodpecker cages still on,    Hive Roof removed for temp check and replaced immediately.
Hive #1 Temperature at crownboard   19C     – surrounding temp  6.8C.    Hefted hive and stores OK
Hive #2 Temperature at crownboard   23C    – surrounding temp  6.8C     Hefted hive and stores OK
Hive #3 Temperature at crownboard   16.3C – surrounding temp   7.3C     Previous fondant feed taken, Refilled  and replaced.
Hive #4 Temperature at crownboard    17C    – surrounding temp   6.8C    Hefted hive and stores OK
Hive #5 Temperature at crownboard    17C    – surrounding temp   5.8C     Stores on but not taken down, left on.
Hive #6 Temperature at crownboard    18C     – surrounding temp  6.2C    Hefted hive and stores OK
Hive #7 Temperature at crownboard    18.3C – surrounding temp   5.8C    Previous feed taken down, fondant replaced
Hive #8 Temperature at crownboard    14.6C – surrounding temp   5.8C    Hefted hive and stores OK
Those in attendance –  Liz Hawes,  Fred Whetnall, Brad Davis,  Richard Williams.
– Brad Davis, Fred Whetnall, Richard Williams