I started my first two hives last spring and am coming out of winter with one surviving. I overwintered with two deep brood boxes and a medium super full of honey. I figured the medium might serve the colony well if it ran out of honey in the deeps. The surviving hive has honey in the upper...
I built deep boxes today and it only cost me about $3.50 assembled + my labour. Paint will be another 50 cents to a total of 4$
I just used a table saw and a radial arm saw (not necessary) and the lumber was 50 cents a foot.
Transferring a Deep Frame Nuc into Medium Supers
I purchased nuc that came on Deep frames. I only have medium boxes and medium frames, I'm wondering what's the best way to transition them into medium boxes/frames?
I was thinking of:
Medium Box - with empty Medium Frames...