///Apiary Record 28 August 2016

Apiary Record 28 August 2016

Weather dull, windy and cool for time of year.
Hive # 2 – inspected by Peter.    Apiguard added. One empty super removed.  A lot of nectar in remaining super.  Varroa count 16.
Hive #3 – inspected by Mel.  Apiguard added.  2 supers: one empty and removed.  Varroa count 40.
Hive #4 – inspected by Mel.  Apiguard applied.  3 supers, 2 heavy.  Removed empty frames on remaining super.  Varroa count 40.
Hive #5 – inspected by Anne.  Apiguard applied.  One empty super removed.  Varroa count 3.
Hive #6 – inspected by Peter.  Unchanged since previous week as bees had broken out of sealed brood box.  Re-sealed entrancye to force into brood box above.  Apiguard applied.  Varroa count 15.
Hive #7 – inspected by Liz.  Varroa count 3. Apiguard added.
Hive #7A – inspected by Richard.  Apiguard added.  Varroa count high 70.
Hive #8 – inspected by Richard.  Apiguard added in eke above brood box. Wet box removed.  Varroa count 13.
Hive #15F – inspected by Mel.  Apiguard added. Varroa count 0.  Bees still angry.
Hive # 16 F – inspected by Richard.  Apiguard not applied as brood too small.  Varroa count 2.
Hive # 16C – inspected by Mel.  Queen found and marked White.  Apiguard not applied as brood too small.
 

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