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    Re: Greetings from Arkansas

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    Thank you notaclue!!! I have already benefited from the VAST knowledge of this wonderful group...& am still learning!!!

    P.S. I have some...
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    Re: White cedar horizontal lang

    Beautiful Hive Spur9!!! A lot of thought went into this...

    Fiero Mike...I got my Freeman bottom tray from Horizontalhives.com, however, could not use it in my 1st build...maybe #2? :-)
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    Re: Top Bar hive paint job

    :applause::applause::applause:
    Put your wife on a plane and send her to paint my hives!!!lol...sincerely though...Beautiful work of art!!!
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    Re: Horizontal Longstroth Beehive

    Perhaps put a Queen excluder above for honey stores? I think a telescoping lid would work well for the top, since the bottom will be the brood area.I went with internal frame feeders, instead of...
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    Re: Horizontal Longstroth Beehive

    Awesome build!!! I really like your gable roofs...I might try to build them on my next hive!!! I am South of the Mason/Dixon line, so a little worried about tornados though...sigh...;-)
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    Re: Horizontal Longstroth Beehive

    4372143723437254372743729I hope these pictures uploaded...My Layens frames are a little deeper than a Langstroth frame: 14.5 by 16 inches deep...:)

    I have 14 frames per side with a division...
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    Re: Horizontal Longstroth Beehive

    Well...I just built my prototype horizontal hive, but it a layens frame though...I cannot seem to post pictures. :rolleyes::scratch::)
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    Re: Very dark honey...

    In my climate the Goldenrod is coming into full bloom. Some of my local members have commented on the taste & smell of the honey. "Hives smell like dirty socks, but the taste is good". Could this be...
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    Re: Ozone

    I just read an article from the USDA dated 2009(?), that stated 2000 PPM could be used to kill wax moth larva in honeycombs, over 24 hours...less for hive beetles, mites, fungi & bacterium...I am...
  10. Re: Hello, greetings from Arkansas, newbie here.

    Hello Van from Arkansas...Another Arkansan here that posted a couple of days before you...(on my 60th Birthday by the way, so I am a young whippersnapper I guess :D)
    I am still learning to...
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    Re: Greetings from Arkansas

    Thank you for your "howdy" GaryG74!!! I am still trying to wrap my head around all the knowledge here...lol...:ws:
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    Re: Greetings from Arkansas

    Thank you for the welcome AmericasBeekeeper!!! :)
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    Re: Greetings from Arkansas

    Thank you Shh-Boom!!! I love your avatar...:lpf:
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    Re: Horizontal deep hives

    Those girls love "beeing" your cleanup crew!!! LOL...
    A minimum of 2 inchs under frame space sounds great, is there a maximum that you would recommend?
    My layens frames should arrive today, so...
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    Re: Horizontal deep hives

    Sorry that I was unclear...Yes: asymmetric with vent holes above...
    Looking at your front entrances, perhaps only one entrance is needed though...(1 & 1/4 inch instead of 6-8 half inch?)...kind...
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    Re: Horizontal deep hives

    Perfect timing GregV...I just got my E-mail notification that my 1st Layens frames have shipped.
    I was too concerned about "bee space" and wanted to have them handy before I "button up" my...
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    Re: Horizontal deep hives

    WOW!!! Thanks for posting this GregV...This quite literally opened my eyes!!!:)
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    Re: Horizontal deep hives

    I too am in the process of building Layens horizontal hives.
    I am using steel insulated garage door panels, ( since I have several extras laying around :lookout:), that are 24 inch's tall by 16...
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    Greetings from Arkansas

    Hello everyone! If all go's as planned, I should "bee" joining the ranks of you fine folks next Spring.
    I am still in the "learning curve" of the bee keeper Universe, and have started building my...
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