Survey Winner Announced! Scott Jaynes is our survey winner for this year. Our BIP Tech Team visited Scott in August. You can read more about the visit on our blog.
How did you start a new colony? Those who did not install packages lost 33.5% less colonies than those who did install packages. Those who bought existing hives lost 13.5% less colonies than those who did not buy hives and beekeepers who split hives to increase their colonies lost 23.% less colonies than those that did not split colonies.
Our survey winner is Bob Miller from Watsonville, CA. Our California BIP Tech Team visited Bob and provided sampling and analysis of ~50 of his colonies.