Oxford Bees

Colony 02

Submitted by will on Fri, 06/04/2018 - 20:00

Colony 2 was sold to me by my friend Mark. It arrived with Colony 1 on 31st December 2012.

It failed during that year and was robbed by Colony 1. It swarmed before it died which suggests that the virgin Queen did not successfully mate.

Location
Headington
Origin of swarm
Bought as a occupied hive at the very end of 2012
Start Date
End Date
Seasons untreated
0
What happened to the colony?
Queen failure after swarming