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dawnjanell
06-26-2019, 02:41 PM
What steps do you take to help your hives winter over in Oregon?

Matsuda
07-14-2019, 10:03 AM
Ventilation and insulation are important. Given I have good stores

dawnjanell
07-14-2019, 10:51 AM
Ventilation and insulation are important. Given I have good stores

Do you use screened bottom boards, and if so do you leave them open? I am right on a river so went into this worried about the moisture and may be over doing it. I have SBB and Vented Covers, plus am thinking of adding quilt boxes for winter.