These hive reports, Short and Sweet
, are published weekly during honey flow season in pdf format by The Center for Honeybee Research
as a service to the beekeeping community. Please send corrections to paul at this website, hivetool.net. These reports are revised as additional information is received. Check back here for the latest edition.
|May 11, 2015Flows strong in South and Mid-Atlantic, ending in northern California, sporadic in Michigan.
|May 4, 2015Flows start in South and Mid-Atlantic, continue in Minnesota. Orientation Flight.
|April 20, 2015Flows slow in soggy South. Hives gain weight in Minnesota and California.|
|April 13, 2015Quiet in the Southeast, flow winds down in Northern California, but ...|
|March 30, 2015Strong Nectar flows in SE. Swarm Alert Software.|
|March 23, 2015Bee counting software.|
|February 16, 2015Nectar flow continues in California. Metabolic loss and spring build up.|
|February 9 , 2015Rain limits nectar flow in Northern California. Measuring Metabolic Loss|
|February 2, 2015Acacia Honey and Mystery Weight Gains.
|January 26, 2015Flows continue in Northern California.|
|January 19, 2015Nectar Flowing in Northern California. Thermal Imaging Hive Strength.|
|August 4, 2014Flows continue in Iowa. Feeding and Attrition.|
|July 28, 2014Flows continue in Iowa, Michigan. Sourwood ending in Southeast|
|July 11, 2014Sourwood ending in South. Flows continue in Californina, Michigan.|
|July 14, 2014Good flow in Michigan - Sourwood flow continues in South.|
|July 7, 2014Good flow in Michigan - Sourwood flow continues in South.|
|June 30, 2014Swarming in Midwest - Sourwood flow starts in the South.
|June 23, 2014Urban Nectar Flows? Rev A|
|June 16, 2014Flows continue in select areas of Georgia to Iowa and Michigan.|
|June 9, 2014Nectar flows continue in Iowa and Michigan.|
|June 2, 2014What does a nectar flow look like? Rev A|
|May 26, 2014Spring nectar flow over in some areas Rev A|
|May 19, 2014Strong nectar flows get rained out in SE but swarming continues. Rev B
|May 12, 2014Strong Nectar Flows continue in SE Rev. A
|May 5, 2014Nectar Flows continue in SE
|April 28, 2014Nectar Flows continue in SE
|April 21, 2014Cold and Rain Interrupts Nectar Flows in SE
|April 14, 2014Nectar flows start in Aiken and Athens. Swarm Weight Part II.|
|April 7, 2014Three Very Different Springs: A Comparison of March 2012 - 2014 Rev. A|
|March 31, 2014Swarming has Started! How much does a swarm weigh?|
|March 24, 2014Spring comes to the Lower Piedmont Rev. B|
|March 17, 2014Rain and cool temperatures limit Nectar Flow but flow continues in York|
|March 10, 2014Nectar Flow Starting in Upstate: Nectar flow continues in York|
|March 3, 2014Nectar Flow Starting in Upstate South Carolina: York gains 4 pounds in one day!|