# Beeyards – 4
STATUS OF YOUR COLONIES IN REAL-TIME
With APiS hive monitor, easily check the status of each colony in real-time. By knowing the most vital info of your swarms you don’t need so many inspections during the year.
BE NOTIFIED IF SOMETHING GOES WRONG
APiS is 24/7 reading all data of your bees and triggers alarms just for you in case something goes wrong. Before it’s too late.
OPEN YOUR BEEHIVES FEWER TIMES
Opening a beehive it’s a huge pain for colonies and with APiS hive monitor system you don’t need to open it so many times.
INSTANT ALARMS AND CONTINUOUSLY MONITORING
APiS hive monitor is 24/7 looking for your bees. If something goes wrong you’ll immediately notified and depending on the severity of the problem it will send you an SMS.
SET YOUR OWN ALARMS
You can set your own alarms and be notified if some of the parameters are triggered.
MULTIPLE CAUSES OF COLLAPSE AND DEATH
Bees are pressured by several threats. With APiS hive monitor you’ll be notified if one of your colonies stopped brood rearing, are affected by thefts or toppled beehives or the consequences of diseases.
GET TO YOUR BEES AT THE EXACT MOMENT AT THE PRODUCTION SEASON
Being early or late for a week at the blooming season means dozens of honey not produced. With APiS hive monitor system you will start the production at the exact moment.
MONITOR THE PERFORMANCE
Check the developments in each beeyard and use your history to analyse which apiaries are more profitable and financially viable.
The ability to make the most of migratory apiaries is to know when is the best moment to move the stack. With APiS hive monitor system you will know exactly when to move all the stack and make the most out of that new beeyard.
Check the use case below
# Beeyards – 4
# Beehives – 100
Value / colony – 200 €
# Blooming seasons / year – 2
# Weeks / blooming season – 3
Average production in blooming season – 5 kg beehive / week
Average price of honey – 3 € / Kg
# Average production – 30 kg / beehive / year
# Average value of production – 90 €/ beehive / year
Average value of total production – 9 000 € / year
Assuming a beekeeper that makes 14 inspections per year, with an average distance between beeyards of 80 kms. That each inspection and trip takes 10 hours, with 2 workers. Each worker gets 15€/man/hour and the cost per km is 0,104 €/km.
SAVINGS WITH APIS TECHNOLOGY IN LOGISTICS – 1 079 € / YEAR
BEEHIVES SAVED – 1 200 € / YEAR
PRODUCTION NOT LOST – 540 € / YEAR
TOTAL SAVINGS AND GAINS – 1 740€ / YEAR
Assuming that a beekeeper delays production at the blooming season 3 times by a couple of days and never delays for one week. This way he delays 0,86 weeks per blooming season which means 1,71 delayed weeks per year. So instead of the 6 weeks of production he only produces 4,29 weeks.
GAIN OF PRODUCTIVITY WITH APIS TECHNOLOGY – 29%
GAIN OF PRODUCTION WITH APIS TECHNOLOGY – 2 571€ / YEAR