Re: Adding a New Box
I'm a bit east and north of you but my normal winter configuration is a deep for brood, medium of honey and a couple of sugar bricks. Right now I'm waiting on the bees to finish the fall flow and draw down the brood area; I don't have any expectations of anything but very minimal drawing of comb. Agree with everyone above, hold off on checker boarding and adding frames but be ready with them come spring, in fact you'd better have a couple boxes ready to go and/or find a local supplier for woodware.
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