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County:  Rockingham

Town:  Salem

Source:  2023 Package

Queen:     2023 Southern Queen

Hive Name:  Salem-BbBees

Hive details:

    - 10 Frame Apimaye

    - Stack:  Slatted Rack, Deep, Deep,  Medium

    - Colony faces East

    - Winterization:

         Outer Cover:  Apimaye outer cover

         Bottom Board: closed

         Top Insulation: Built into the outer cover - nothing was added

         Moisture System: None

         Wrap: None

         Upper Entrance : None

         Lower Entrance : 3 bees width

         Middle Entrances: on deep boxes

                   - Top one is closed

                   - Bottom one is set to ventilation -only but probably propolised shut



- Bees have propolized all of the small holes in the feeder.








January 6, 2024

December 10, 2023





Live Stream

There are 2 sensors in the colony:

        - Temp only:  above the lower broodbox  -

                Blue in the temperature graph

        - Temp & Humidity :  above upper broodbox - 

                Black line in temperature graph

                Blue line in humidity graph 


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

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