///Apiary:29th January – Stores Check & Feed

Apiary:29th January – Stores Check & Feed

Weather: 2C, cloudy
Time: 14:30
Hive#1: Hefted Heavy. Crownboard closed and temperature: 4.6C
Hive#2: Hefted Medium. Crownboard closed and temperature: 4.8C
Hive#3: Hefted Light, fed with 500g of Fondant, eke added. Crownboard closed and temperature: 4.1C-6.6C.
Hive#4: Hefted Heavy. Crownboard open and temperature: 6C.
Hive#5: Hefted Light, fed with 500g of Fondant, eke added. Crownboard closed and temperature: 3.1C-3.6C.
Hive#6: Hefted Heavy. Crownboard open, bees at opening.
Hive#7: Hefted Light, fed with 500g of fondant, eke added. Crownboard closed and temperature: 4.6C-4.7C.
Hive#8: Hefted Medium. Crownboard closed and temperature: 3.9C-5.8C.
Wasp traps damaged by wind, removed from trees and hung on equipment rack.
 
Actions outstanding from 4/1/15:
– need to replace spare equipment rack/bench.
– source fondant for feeding – in hand
– source spare equipment – in hand

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