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  1. Bee Forum
    So, I accidentally caught a swarm of bees in a swarm box in my carport last Thursday that I had just stored there temporarily. So my (good) problem is that I need to transfer this colony to its permanent home which is an empty top bar hive in the backyard which is about 15 yards away. Does...
  2. Top Bar & Horizontal Hive Forum
    Hi all, this is my first post here, although I have been a member of other lists for a few years. I'm on my fourth year with one survivor hive from an original package in 2005. It's thrown off a few swarms and has been very healthy and strong. I was sure that my hive hadn't made it thru our...