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  1. Top Bar & Horizontal Hive Forum
    I do topbar to spare my back and my wallet, and because I mostly have bees to help the environment. I actually buy clover honey since the local honey my bees make doesn't taste as good to me (not much clover in my area, more tulip trees and mustard). I had not been in my hive since last year due...
  2. Top Bar & Horizontal Hive Forum
    Hi there, Would you mind taking a look at and letting me know if this month old top bar colony is making comb correctly. It's not filling out the entire length of the bar built to Phil Chadler's specs which is 17 inches. Will they get bigger over time...