Top Row1. Workers tidying wax from the hive2. Queen (unmarked) laying with her attendants.3. Nurse bees tending the brood.4. Foragers returning with pollen.5. Nectar and capped honey stores6. Foragers returning to the hive entrance.7. A swarm hanging in an apple tree.8. Eggs and pollen in the brood nest.
Third Row1. Apiary with an excessive water supply.2. Drone larvae with Varoa mites3. Workers demonstrating the principle of bee space.4. Storm damaged Ash tree with an exposed feral colony5. Brood comb from the damaged tree.6. Comb recovered from the tree.7. Wally Shaw OBE & Jenny Shaw AKA WBKA Chair8. Jenny & Wally in normal garb.
1. Workers mopping up spilt honey from damaged comb.2. Eggs (1-2 days old).3. Developing larvae.4. Emergency Queen Cells5. Emergency Queen Cells6. Snelgove board with upper door open (bottom closed)7. Spilt hive with Snelgrove board (yellow coloured)8. Apiary with two split colonies with Snelgrove boards.