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Complete spring anti-mite treatment before putting on supers.
Ensure you have enough clean supers ready.
Monitor for dead bees.
Hive inspection: look for eggs, larvae, capped cells, good brood pattern, signs of
disease, varroa, and queen cells.
The colony will start to expand rapidly - add supers if required to create more space.
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Calendar of Events
ADBKA Demo - Shook swarm and Bailey comb change by Graham Torrie, 2pm Crathes Castle
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KCBG Apiary Tidy Up at Dalmadilly 10.30am
ADBKA Demo - Apiary visit and Poly hives by Erling Watt, 2pm Hazlehead - More Info
KCBG Meeting - Swarm Prevention - 7pm Dalmadilly - More info
KCBG Demo - Swarm Control, Dividing Colonies and Making Nucs - 10.30am Dalmadilly
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ADBKA Demo - Apiary visit by Yvonne Davidson, 2pm Tarland - More Info
KCBG Meeting - OSR honey - 7pm Dalmadilly - More info
Royal Highland Show, Edinburgh