Beekeeping has become more complicated in the last few decades with the increased presence of disease and chemical contamination from pesticides. Keeping healthy hives requires good record keeping, so I’ve created a proper record form for everyone to use freely. You can also distribute the form if it is not altered.
This form is in PDF format, so you can print it, but I’ve also enabled the form fields so you can directly enter data by typing and then saving the form so you can keep electronic records as well.
Each page can document 4 hives and has fields to enter information about your beeyard or specific hive identifiers.
Hive Inspection Form v1.05 [PDF] for 4 hives
Hive Inspection Form v1.05 [PDF] for 12 hives