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Queen ‘marking time’ Wednesday 21 February 2018

February 21, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Honey Bee Queen Marking Wednesday 21 February Jerrabomberra Wetlands Apiary 2 Dairy Road FYSHWICK from 11 am

Following set up of requeening nucs on Sunday the 11th of February and introduction of Malfroy Italian queen bees (8 to the club apiary at Jerrabomberra Wetlands and 4 to sentinel program colonies) we will be finding and marking those queens and doing a spot of disease checking this Wednesday the 21st of February.

This will be followed up, weather permitting, by  serious requeening of colonies contains quite old honeyflow-weary queens on Tuesday the 27th of February.

Text or email Alan Wade if you’d like to be added to the ‘exclusive’ apiary heavy lifters team. Heavy Lifters are a crowd of club members who help with routine chores in the apiary.

Email: alanlynnewade@me.com

Alan: +61 4 1777 5201

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Date:
February 21, 2018
Time:
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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