Hive 02 [France, Brittany]

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Hive 02 [France, Brittany]

Post by A.K. » 22 Nov 2017, 15:27

Empty hive placed at 3 meters above ground level to attract a swarm.
Entrance facing south-east.
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Re: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]

Post by A.K. » 29 Jul 2018, 22:18

I detached the empty hive, as there are no more swarms to expect this year.

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Re: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]

Post by A.K. » 02 Apr 2019, 22:02

Empty hive attached to a tree .
Mixture of wax/propolis applied outside around the hive entrance to attract a swarm.
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Re: Hive 02 [France, Brittany]

Post by A.K. » 20 May 2019, 21:38

The still empty hive was brought to a new place and package bees from a local beekeeper were put into it. Red queen from 2018. Candi (1 kg) was placed on the bootom of the hive.

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