Hive Monitoring for Everyone

BroodMinder believes that by performing simple, uniform measurements on thousands of hives, the beekeeping community will gain insights into hive distress and as a community, we will develop interventions to improve outcomes.


Video Introduction and User Guide

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Wondering what you need? Configuration Suggestions


S1:E19 BroodMinder-DIY

Here at BroodMinder we offer up our internal components for do it yourself enthusiasts.

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S1:E18 Batteries

Let's talk about batteries in your BroodMinders.

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S1:E17 BroodMinder-W3 Full Hive Scale

This week we are introducing our BroodMInder-W3 full hive scale, available fully assembled or in kit form.

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The Citizen Science Kit

Be part of the solution. The BroodMinder Citizen Science Kit includes the necessary devices to best understand what is happening in your hive. With this configuration, you'll be able to monitor your hive weight and internal conditions as well as compare data with all the other hives on

Wireless Beehive Telemetry

BroodMinder utilizes the latest in Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) technology, integrated circuit temperature and humidity chips. With over 17,000 devices already delivered, we are the industry-leading, affordable, brood monitoring solution.