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Horizontal top bar hives
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4 rakeman 6736 Sat Aug 22, 2015 8:44 am
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No new posts Moving a small cast swarm into a queenless hive?
0 heathervale 3112 Mon Aug 17, 2015 6:38 pm
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No new posts Laying worker advice needed
14 Trip 13287 Thu Aug 13, 2015 1:34 am
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No new posts Plywood use in HTB
4 Oakfield Bees 5756 Wed Aug 12, 2015 11:10 am
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No new posts Searching for a source of 'packaged' bees in the U.K.
8 Wildebees 12706 Tue Aug 11, 2015 10:48 am
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6 mal 9913 Mon Aug 10, 2015 11:44 am
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No new posts Managing my TBBHs
7 Uwe in USA 8436 Fri Jul 24, 2015 4:55 pm
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5 nmccabe 6166 Thu Jul 16, 2015 10:52 pm
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No new posts Paper uniting entrance arrangment
2 stevebuzz 4368 Wed Jul 01, 2015 12:02 pm
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9 luk_lak 11382 Tue Jun 30, 2015 10:08 am
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4 Drafty 5989 Tue Jun 16, 2015 5:16 pm
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10 johno 13252 Sat Jun 13, 2015 10:18 am
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4 zaunreiter 10934 Sat Jun 13, 2015 9:46 am
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No new posts Possible Late Swarm or New Queen
21 Drafty 22130 Tue Jun 09, 2015 10:02 am
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4 exmoorlover 5748 Tue Jun 09, 2015 7:09 am
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No new posts What causes one hive to build faster than another?
4 Jim7310 6086 Sat May 30, 2015 8:00 am
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8 suffo1k 11141 Thu May 28, 2015 8:09 pm
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22 Ernie Farmboy 26870 Wed May 20, 2015 8:39 am
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No new posts Time to re-queen?
6 DurangoKid 7544 Fri May 15, 2015 2:11 pm
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No new posts Please report on use of Linseed/beeswax protection
5 BridgetB 7487 Mon May 04, 2015 9:05 am
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No new posts Block all holes when new bees come?
2 GRMercier 5958 Mon Apr 27, 2015 6:27 pm
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No new posts venting TBH input
2 gfak69 4279 Mon Apr 27, 2015 10:56 am
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No new posts Installed bees in my TBH....now what?
1 Harbisgirl 3959 Wed Apr 22, 2015 10:21 am
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1 csturgess 4404 Mon Apr 20, 2015 11:45 pm
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5 Laurieston 6894 Sun Apr 19, 2015 6:11 pm
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14 jjodie 19615 Mon Apr 06, 2015 11:56 am
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No new posts To plane or not to plane inside wood of TBH.
2 GRMercier 4291 Fri Apr 03, 2015 6:52 pm
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No new posts What does the top rest on?
10 GRMercier 10806 Thu Apr 02, 2015 7:43 am
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No new posts Cleaning a top bar & removal of comb?
6 tembly 10152 Wed Apr 01, 2015 1:52 pm
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No new posts what finishes to use OUTSIDE and INSIDE the hives ?
4 obcarskas 7712 Wed Apr 01, 2015 1:25 pm
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No new posts contructing top bar hive - thickness of wood
8 tiidus 13642 Tue Mar 31, 2015 12:59 pm
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No new posts dimensions of TBH for purchasing wood
2 obcarskas 5038 Mon Mar 30, 2015 10:29 pm
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No new posts weight of empty versus full of bees and honey TBH ?
3 obcarskas 5599 Sun Mar 29, 2015 11:11 am
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3 slturner55555 4849 Wed Mar 25, 2015 12:19 am
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No new posts entrance position on chandler tbh
6 Safronsue 8215 Tue Mar 24, 2015 1:11 pm
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3 Bobrm2 6275 Mon Mar 23, 2015 9:19 pm
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8 mbc 9388 Sun Mar 15, 2015 9:34 pm
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4 greengage 5577 Mon Mar 09, 2015 6:37 pm
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No new posts Spring honey harvest.
3 semiautonomous 5387 Sun Mar 08, 2015 6:18 pm
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9 Garybt 10852 Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:58 pm
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15 stevebuzz 23189 Thu Mar 05, 2015 4:20 pm
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No new posts TBH - Modifications for Sicily
10 Yettiman 11278 Tue Feb 17, 2015 6:09 pm
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No new posts TBH Ireland
10 greengage 10850 Thu Feb 12, 2015 7:21 pm
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No new posts Tools for TBH
4 greengage 5188 Thu Feb 05, 2015 1:26 pm
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No new posts top bar width
18 Carlos of the woods 34649 Mon Feb 02, 2015 2:15 pm
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No new posts Just lost 3 TBHs. Any thoughts?
10 bildom 12382 Wed Jan 21, 2015 11:55 am
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No new posts Length and height of TB and artificial swarming
16 Michael Dreyer 21280 Fri Jan 16, 2015 12:49 pm
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1 harrance 4661 Mon Jan 12, 2015 7:55 pm
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No new posts Where to install bees in a Top Bar hive
0 Ernie Farmboy 3419 Sun Jan 11, 2015 7:34 pm
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9 stevebuzz 10332 Sat Jan 03, 2015 8:42 pm
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