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County:  Belknap

Town:  Meredith

Source:  Overwintered colony

Queen:     7/1/2023

Hive Name:  Meredith-4

Hive details:

    - 10 Frame Langstroth

    - Stack:  Slatted Rack, Deep, Deep, 2" shim,

    - NO inner Cover

    - Feeding Shim has hardware cloth on the inside of the shim so there isn't a gap.

    - Colony faces south-east

    - Winterization:

         Outer Cover: Telescoping

         Bottom Board: closed

         Top Insulation: 4" polystyrene

         Moisture System: None

         Wrap:  2" Polystyrene with tarp loosely wrapped around it, sistered next to another colony

         Upper Entrance :  No

         Lower Entrance : 1.5" x 3/8"




- 11/25/23:   winterized colony

-1/25/24 @~2:30-3pm : checked colony - all buzzing,

4/23/2024- 4 frames eggs/larva 5 frames capped brood, 12 frames bees, 5 frames honey in top box.

Moisture/mold on two outter frames in bottom box (1,2)

**had slatted rack all winter










Live Stream

   There are 1 sensor in the colony:

        - Temp & Humidity :  above upper broodbox - 



  "Outside" (pink line) is not from a sensor. It data pulled by broodminder from a weather data site

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