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Introducing
BuzzBox
Advanced Beehive Monitor

BuzzBox is a revolutionary, affordable beehive sensor kit, putting advanced audio analysis, theft detection, and temperature & humidity sensors into the hands of beekeepers around the world. BuzzBox sends live beehive data to your phone, and notifications for a growing number of bee colony issues including parasites, pathogens and swarming events.

We invite you to join our growing network of citizens studying honeybee decline. Check out the features, and secure your BuzzBox with a $50 deposit towards our limited discount price of $225!

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Monitor temperature & humidity inside and outside the hive as well as barometric pressure.

Safety alarm: Get notified if the hive is being stolen, attacked, or is knocked over.

Features

Solar Powered & Data Streams Over WiFi (GSM coming later in 2017)

Realtime alerts about a growing number of hive states: all clear, pre-swarm, swarming, varroa mites, etc.

Monitor temperature & humidity inside and outside the hive as well as barometric pressure.

Safety alarm: Get notified if the hive is being stolen, attacked, or is knocked over.

Monitor the charge of the battery.

Solar Powered & Data Streams Over WiFi (GSM coming later in 2017)

Realtime alerts about a growing number of hive states: all clear, pre-swarm, swarming, varroa mites, etc.

Buzz Box App
The best companion for your Beehive.

The Buzz Box Application is a mobile app that can be used to remotely monitor your hive conditions. The system will automatically determine what your bees are doing and send you notifications if anything significant changes.

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