# Beeyards – 4
STATUS OF YOUR COLONIES IN REAL-TIME
Easily check the status of each colony in real-time. By knowing the most vital info about your swarms you don’t need so many inspections during the year.
BE NOTIFIED IF SOMETHING GOES WRONG
APiS is alive 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 is a huge pain for colonies and with APiS Hive Monitor you don’t need to open it so many times.
INSTANT ALARMS AND CONTINUOUSLY MONITORING
APiS Hive Monitor is continuously looking for your bees. If something goes wrong you’ll immediately notified and depending on the severity of the problem it will send you a 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 struggle with several threats. With APiS you’ll be notified if one of your colonies stopped brood rearing, is facing the consequence of some disease or a theft attempt.
GET TO KNOW YOUR BEES AT THE PEAK MOMENT OF PRODUCTION SEASON
Being early or late one week at the blooming season means dozens of kgs of honey not produced. With Apis System you will start the production at the exact moment
MONITOR THE PERFORMANCE
Check the developments in each beeyard
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 it is the best moment to move the stack. With APiS Hive Monitor 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