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Axel & Diana Braband
Moselstr.  5
DE-54518 - Kesten
Germany
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— Pedigree Season 2019 —

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– Buckfast Breeder Nr …

 
B33(ABK) =   .17 – B281(ABK) aml B108(MM)    [25 dr.c.] :  imq .15 – B473(HE) val C5(NE)    [10 dr.c.] : (S)  
    .13 – B253(HE) val B505(NE)    [some dr.c.] :   .12 – B339(HE) val B136(NE)    [some dr.c.]   etc… 
 
B500(ABK) =   .18 – B416(ABK) amm B741Vt    :   .16 – B281(ABK) bal B76(TR)    [20 dr.c.] : (S)  
   imq .15 – B473(HE) val C5(NE)    [10 dr.c.] :   .13 – B253(HE) val B505(NE)    [some dr.c.]   etc… 
 
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– VSH purpose-combination Breeder Nr …

 
B7(ABK)1dr =  iiq .18 – B525(LS) ins EL44(KK)1dr    [one drone] :   .16 – B554(LS) wbg B91(BB)    [16 dr.c.] : (A)  
    .14 – B514(LS) bal B54(TR)    [22 dr.c.] :   .14 – B513(LS) ins B100(JG)    [3 dr.c.]   etc… 
 
PJ = No more data available !
Supplied drones by col  Nr.  17B891.
 
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– Just imported Breeder Nr …

 
B1(ABK) =  imq .19 –  B399(HE) val B238(NE)    :   .16 – B320(HE) nst AP04(NE)    [some dr.c.] : (S)  
    .15 – B493(HE) val C5(NE)    [10 dr.c.] :   .14 – B254(HE) val B269(NE)    [10 dr.c.]   etc… 
 
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– Just inseminated Breeder Nr …

 
B9(ABK)1dr =   .19 – B7(ABK)1dr ins B122(RHO)1dr    [one drone] :  iiq .18 – B525(LS) ins EL44(KK)1dr    [one drone] : (A)  
    .16 – B554(LS) wbg B91(BB)    [16 dr.c.] :   .14 – B514(LS) bal B54(TR)    [22 dr.c.]   etc… 
 
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– Drones, Bayern (DE), instrumental insemination [inby] , Dr. Dietrich Niklas and Matthias Engel (31.5.-2.6.2019) , supplied by daughters  of  ...

 
B122(RHO)1dr =   .16 –  B14Vt(RHO) ins B74Vt(KK)    [one drone] :  imq .13 –  EL61(KK) hbg B235(PJ)    [18 dr.c.] : (O)  
    .11 – EL2(KK) hbg B108(CHP)    [22 dr.c.] :   .10 –  EL41(KK) hbg EL74(KK)    [22 dr.c.]   etc… 
Supplied drones by 1 single colony, bred by Dr. Ralf Höling (DE).
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– Drones, Ammergebirge mountain mating station (Bavaria, DE) [amm] , supplied by daughters  of  ...

 
EL8736(GGI)1dr =   .18 – EL7112(RHO)1dr ilv × ins EL36(MR)1dr    [one drone] :   .17 – EL13(RHO) ins EL84(KK)    [one drone] : (O)  
   imq .16 – EL131(EO) nat Bxx16(EO)    :  imq .16 – elgon breed × not registered 
  (no more data)
Supplied drones by 24 sister colonies, bred by Georg Gindhart (DE).
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– Drones, Taubensuhl mountain mating place (Rheinland-Pfalz, DE) [tbsl] , supplied by daughters  of  ...

 
B40(MM) =   .17 – GR12(MM) bal B106(IC)    [22 dr.c.] :   .15 – GR102(MM) mrk B53(MKK)    [30 dr.c.] : (GR)  
   itq .13 – GR128(MM) mrk B129(TR)    [24 dr.c.] :  imq .10 – GR109(TR) bal B135(TR)    [23 dr.c.]   etc… 
Supplied drones by 25 sister colonies, bred by Magnus Menges, Harry Glatz, Arnd Messer & Janina Bemm.
 
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  … used as below for one-drone insemination

× B122(RHO)1dr : B7(ABK)1dr.
 

  … used as below

× * : used.
× EL8736(GGI)1dr : B891(PJ)1dr.
× B40(MM) : B33(ABK).
 

Evaluation of colonies

Breeder Birth PedigreeEval. Vitality of Temper Swarm. Ferti- Crop Over­win- Building Varroa HYG+ Tester
number year of queen year bees brood of bees tend­ency lity Early Summ. tering Combs Propol. num­ber VSH+ after 24 h code
B33(ABK) 17 B281(ABK) × B108(MM) 2018 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 - 5 - - -
B500(ABK) 18 see above 2019 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 - - - - -
B7(ABK)1dr 18 B525(LS) × EL44(KK)1dr 2019 4 5 5 5 4 - - 4 5 4 6 100 % - no treatment LS
B122(RHO)1dr 16 B14Vt(RHO) × B74Vt(KK) 2017 - - 6 - 6 - - 6 5 - 6 88 % - not treated RHO
mode: evpj
Evaluation scale:   from 1 to 6.  1 = very bad.  3 = bad average.  4 = good average.
5 = great performance.  6 = optimum looked for in this feature. [  more ]
 
 

Color code and Abbreviations

Queens without information : C5(NE) B505(NE) B741Vt
Free matings at random : Bxx16(EO)
Queens from one strain, but mated by drones from another strain .
Their population and daughters (and drones of them) are F1 crossed.
Queen and Drones have the same ancestors: combination to increase or stabilize some characteristics
Queen and Drones result of a cross between two different lines : interesting to increase their resistance and qualities.
--- Breeders ---
ABK:Axel & Diana Braband (DE)
BB:Imkerei Bernd Brix (DE)
CHP:Christian Peter (DE)
CS:Christian Salau (DE)
EO:Erik Österlund (SE)
GGI:Georg Gindhart (DE)
HE:Reinhold Hechler (DE)
IC:Christine & Ivan Curić
JG:Jos & Annette Guth (LU)
KK:Josef Koller (DE)
LS:Stefan Luff (DE)
MKK:Pierre de Koning (NL)
MM:Magnus Menges (DE)
MR:Martin Rößner (DE)
NE:Eugen Neuhauser (AT)
PJ:Paul Jungels (LU)
RHO:Dr. Ralf Höling (DE)
TR:Thomas Rueppel (DE)
Ancestors
3× :Atlas85R
2× :Bayburt98-3R
1× :Gr.R.mountain06Q
1× :elgon breed
1× :not registered Elgon queen
Races — Do use them
A:anatolica
B:buckfast
GR:Graaff-Reinet
O:(EL) monticola Elgon
--- Importation mode ---
iiq :Inseminated queen imported
ilv :Grafted larvae imported
imq :Laying queen imported
itq :Tested queen imported
--- Mating Places, etc ---
aml :Ameland island (NL – Friesland)
amm :Ammergebirge station (DE)
bal :Baltrum island (DE)
hbg :Hausberg mountain (DE)
iby1 :Instrumental insemination (DE)
inby :Instrumental insemination (DE)
iwsb :Instrumental insemination (DE)
mrk :Marken peninsula (NL)
nat :Free mated at random
nst :Nest mountain (AT)
val :Valors mountain (AT)
wbg :Weißberg-Rennsteig (DE)
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