Re: bone head split so far, somebody save the day.
Being a cheap-skate, I pickup free paint only (craigslist, etc) - whatever it is - goes.
Originally Posted by AR1
Moths - this is how the mid/late fall dead outs are the best - you clean the bees out, then have the entire winter to use the hive as in-place storage (no moths).
Until then, I use the live hives as storage units - bees take care of it all.
Former "smoker boy". Classic, square 12 frame Dadants >> Long hive/Short frame/chemical-free experimentations.