Re: tbh swarmed
Yes I'd go with that and Mike being pretty open guy I'm sure would not be opposed to people using bigger desgns if need be. I've been a little frustrated seeing my friends build very small TBH's, that I know are just going to be trouble. But hey, they got the design off the net so it must be correct, right! LOL
Originally Posted by Delta Bay
In the bigger TBH's you are at least going to get some honey to harvest. But they will still be swarm prone I've seen TBH's swarm even when the whole thing is not full, they just didn't want to move so far away from the brood nest sideways.
44 years, been commercial, outfits up to 4000 hives, now 120 hives and 200 nucs as a hobby, selling bees. T (mostly).