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Meredith-5 (NUC)

County:  Belknap

Town:  Meredith

Source:  2023 Split

Queen:     August 2023

Hive Name:  Meredith-5

Hive details:

    - Divided deep, 4 frame NUC

    - Stack:   Deep,Deep, 2" feeding shim

    - NO inner Cover

    - NO slatted rack

    - Colony faces south-east

    - Winterization:

         Outer Cover: Migratory

         Bottom Board: closed

         Top Insulation: 4" polystyrene

         Moisture System: None

         Wrap:  2" Polystyrene with Tarp loosely wrapped around hive sistered     with colony #8

         Upper Entrance :  No

         Lower Entrance : 1.5" x 3/8"




-Hive 5 and 8 share a bottom deep and are sistered next to Hive 17 and 18

-Feeding shim has  hardware cloth stapled on inside of shim so there no gap between it and the deep it sits on.

- colony faces SouthEast

- 11/25/23:   winterized colony

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

Hive 5:

4/9/2024- 2 frames egg/larva, handful capped brood, 5 frames of bees. No honey left 


No moisture/mold seen, no additional entrances made










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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