Club Apiary 2005
This is the site of the Ayr
and District Beekeepers Association Apiary at Monkwood Mains in Minishant.
This is how it started in 2005. By the end of the year it
is hoped to have 7 or 8 hives on the site.
Club Apiary 2006
One of the seven hives at the end of September ready for the
It has a double brood box with an extra box to protect the
feeder. It has also got a mouse guard fitted to protect
the stores and is weighted down ready for the strong winds.
Club Apiary 2007
This is the view of the apiary at the beginning of March 2007.
It is fenced off, the hives protected by the trees and the hut
The new hut, awaiting painting, complete with steps and window.
The next step is to kit out the inside.
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