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by A.K.
06 Nov 2019, 16:46
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 10
Views: 1485

Re: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]

Today, I observed some activity at the hive entrance.
by A.K.
06 Nov 2019, 16:45
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 07 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 4
Views: 1021

Re: Hive 07 [France, Brittany]

Some activity at the hive entrance has been reported.
by A.K.
06 Nov 2019, 16:44
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 04 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 4
Views: 1302

Re: Hive 04 [France, Brittany]

Today, I observed some activity at the hive entrance.
by A.K.
03 Nov 2019, 16:44
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 06 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 21
Views: 3182

Re: Hive 06 [France, Brittany]

The colony is still alive.
I observed some activity at the hive entrance (3 pm, 14°C, partly clouded).
by A.K.
03 Nov 2019, 16:43
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 05 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 13
Views: 1535

Re: Hive 05 [France, Brittany]

The colony is alive. Some days ago, I opend the back of the hive without smoke to check if the colony was still alive. Previously, I observed an asian hornet to enter the hive. It came back 1-2 seconds later. It was still alive and bees showed quit defensive : they flew out by the gab and stung inst...
by A.K.
26 Oct 2019, 22:16
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 06 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 21
Views: 3182

Re: Hive 06 [France, Brittany]

The colony is still alive : no forage activity, but defensive behavior at the hive entrance against an asian hornet in stationary flight.
by A.K.
26 Oct 2019, 22:14
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 05 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 13
Views: 1535

Re: Hive 05 [France, Brittany]

The colony is still alive : forage activity despite an asian hornet in stationary flight in front of the hive.
by A.K.
26 Oct 2019, 22:12
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 10
Views: 1485

Re: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]

The colony is still alive : forage activity (including pollen).
I observed a asian hornet that crawled around the hive entrance and finally catched a bee while still walking (not by stationary flight as usual).
by A.K.
26 Oct 2019, 22:06
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 01 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 25
Views: 4230

Re: Hive 01 [France, Brittany]

I opened the hive today, the colonie is dead (by starvation ?). Some comb had been collapsed and was partially replaced by new comb. No more honey, pollen or brood. Only few dead bees on the hive floor : rather small, with intact wings. During last weeks I had measured the temperature inside and out...
by A.K.
23 Oct 2019, 21:23
Forum: Hive reports
Topic: Hive 01 [France, Brittany]
Replies: 25
Views: 4230

Re: Hive 01 [France, Brittany]

Some bees are walking around outside on the hive wall, before falling down to the ground.
Afternoon, cloudy, temperature : 15 °C outside, 16,8 °C inside.