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by smallhiveproject
02 Apr 2019, 22:14
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 08 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 4
Views: 1079

Re: Hive 08 [France, Brittany]

Empty hive attached to a tree .
Mixture of wax/propolis applied outside around the hive entrance to attract a swarm.
by smallhiveproject
02 Apr 2019, 22:11
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 07 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 2
Views: 663

Re: Hive 07 [France, Brittany]

Empty hive attached to a tree .
Mixture of wax/propolis applied outside around the hive entrance to attract a swarm.
by smallhiveproject
02 Apr 2019, 22:10
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 05 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 2
Views: 703

Re: Hive 05 [France, Brittany]

Empty hive attached to a tree .
Mixture of wax/propolis applied outside around the hive entrance to attract a swarm.
by smallhiveproject
02 Apr 2019, 22:08
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 04 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 2
Views: 953

Re: Hive 04 [France, Brittany]

Empty hive attached to a tree .
Mixture of wax/propolis applied outside around the hive entrance to attract a swarm.
by smallhiveproject
02 Apr 2019, 22:05
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 03 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 2
Views: 731

Re: Hive 03 [France, Brittany]

Empty hive attached to a tree .
Mixture of wax/propolis applied outside around the hive entrance to attract a swarm.
by smallhiveproject
02 Apr 2019, 22:02
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 2
Views: 828

Re: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]

Empty hive attached to a tree .
Mixture of wax/propolis applied outside around the hive entrance to attract a swarm.
by smallhiveproject
02 Apr 2019, 21:46
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 01 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 14
Views: 2521

Re: Hive 01 [France, Brittany]

Bees (scout bees ?) visiting the hive.



Update (09 avril 2019): Flight activity at the hive entrance. A swarm may have been already arrived. To be confirmed.
by smallhiveproject
20 Jan 2019, 15:51
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 06 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 12
Views: 1731

Re: Hive 06 [France, Brittany]

The colony is dead. Almost no dead bees, but some honey storage. Symptoms very similar to colonies collapsed in Warré hives during last years. There are wax particels on the hive floor. The first comb (next to the hive front) has not been completed. Combs are at some positions attached to the hive w...
by smallhiveproject
20 Jan 2019, 15:51
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 01 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 14
Views: 2521

Re: Hive 01 [France, Brittany]

The colony is dead.
A number of dead bees on the hive floor and between combs.
No visible honey storage.
by smallhiveproject
31 Oct 2018, 13:27
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 06 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 12
Views: 1731

Re: Hive 06 [France, Brittany]

I added an insulating mat (Apifoam, 2cm thick, λ = 0.038 W/mK) under the metal roof.
I observed some forage activity at the hive entrance.