Quote Originally Posted by Charlie B View Post

I pounded mine two feet in but the soil is very stable with no rocks. It's better to anchor them in concrete though. If you have a rocky surface, you'll have a hard time pounding the pipe in straight so it's better to just dig holes and concrete in.

Yes, the grease is what keeps the ants from climbing up into the hives.
Charley- Thanks my man - Great concept - Holiday