Prince George might be causing a stir down under but back here on the allotment it’s all about the Queen.
If all has gone to plan a new Queen will have hatched out in my hive and polystyrene nuc over the weekend. Now I need temperatures to get above 16C in the next 3 weeks so they can take their mating flights.
Here is a video from today of the original hive plus two new ones. They’re looking surprisingly busy: