Adam getting the smoker stocked. Light smoke has a calming effect on Bees.
Checking the hive weight prior to any changes.
Bee hives sit in Supers on the scale. Scale provides a measurement of the changing weight of the hive/honey.
Top Inter cover removed.
Finding the Queen. Just to the right of the right edge of the scraper. Longer body.
Queen capture and marking.
Queen marked and back in the hive.
Trying my hand at Queen marking.
The army of honey makers.
Just a snack for toast in the morning.