Setting up the apiary with 5 young colonies, March 2022
First extension of the colonies with a second brood chamber, April 2022
Swarming control, May 2022
One of our hives is equipped with windows, allowing a view into the colony from all sides.
This was not planned! But we could catch the swarm and obtain an additional colony.
First Honey Harvest
A well-filled honey comb
Removal of wax caps prior to honey extraction. Comb honey
Filling the first jar with ETH campus honey
Breeding frame with
our first queen cells
Early August 2022