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  1. Bee Forum
    Hello, I know that it's best to place the hive where it's not going to be disturbed. Unfortunately I don't have a sunny enough spot like that, so I am contemplating on putting it on a veranda roof attached to the house. It's good in terms of the sun, wind and people being at least 9 feet...
  2. Bee Forum
    I live in the city with neighbors around me within 50-100 feet. My yard is pretty shady making it difficult to find a good sunny spot. I was thinking of creating a 6 foot screened fence (with the same material use to screen porches) around the front and sides of my beehive, about 6 feet away...
  3. Bee Forum
    I'm toying with the idea of putting my two hives in an enclosed area. It would be a 6' tall wood privacy fence in an 8' x 8' square. Is this a bad idea? Will they not like having to fly almost straight up when they leave the hive and drop straight down when returning? Am I thinking too much? Any...
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