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  1. Bee Forum
    I am new to beekeeping and this is my first winter. I am not quite sure how much honey to leave them. I have 2 honey supers (both are full) and 2 brood boxes (they are full also). Should I extract the honey supers and leave the brood boxes or should I leave all the boxes? Thanks.
  2. Bee Forum
    Hello Everyone. This is the my first year in going through a Midwestern winter with my hive. Due to the fluctuating temperatures this fall a great deal of moisture is forming under the outercover and under the inner cover. I put spacer shims between the 2 covers for ventallation. Less moisture...
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