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  1. Top Bar & Horizontal Hive Forum
    In summary, I am considering a screened bottom with plastic bottom trays (standard Freeman Beetle trays). The tray frame will have two slots that will allow about one inch of ventilation on the entire length on one side of the hive. I am in north central Oklahoma so additional ventilation in...
  2. Top Bar & Horizontal Hive Forum
    Hello All- I've been a reader for some time of this site and learned quite a bit. I have 2 conventional Langstroth hives 3 years old. My expansion plans are to use top bar hives which accept conventional langstroth frames. I'm doing this because I want to avoid crushing the comb & I'd like...
  3. Bee Forum
    We're in our first season of beekeeping with two new nucs in langstroth hives, a mix of foundation/foundationless, all mediums. We are commercial orchardists and really enjoying the bees, we'd like to grow beyond two hives eventually. I am interested in top bar hives but don't really want to...
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