Foxglove Farm Bees

The Warre Hives

                     Installing package of bees into the thick walled Warre.  The top and condensation box has been removed and a temporary installing board laid on top.  The top bars can be seen in the large hole cut in the white board  

                                      The queen is laid on her side on the top bars with the candy plug installed.                                                                  The package of bees has been laid over upside down over the queen with the hole in the package centered over her.  The Nuc box is set over the package, (the entrance on the nuc has been blocked off on the inside).