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  1. Beekeeping 101
    Have a new 8fr hive where the new queen should have capped brood in a couple more weeks. (I can never see eggs, just have to wait longer.) I would like to newspaper combine a double med hive with it. (not happy with queen - hot) For sure going from a double 4fr nuc to an 8fr box needs a...
  2. Equipment/Hardware
    I have been building a slightly tweaked Michael Palmer nuc. My plan is a divided deep with shaved frame ears to accomodate 5 by 5 in a standard size body. On top, I have two four frame mediums but with shaved ears, I can get 5 frames in each medium. I built a bottom board with an oil trap...