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Horizontal top bar hives
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5 BridgetB 5738 Mon May 04, 2015 9:05 am
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2 GRMercier 4837 Mon Apr 27, 2015 6:27 pm
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2 gfak69 3329 Mon Apr 27, 2015 10:56 am
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1 Harbisgirl 3156 Wed Apr 22, 2015 10:21 am
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1 csturgess 3411 Mon Apr 20, 2015 11:45 pm
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5 Laurieston 5266 Sun Apr 19, 2015 6:11 pm
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14 jjodie 15308 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 3360 Fri Apr 03, 2015 6:52 pm
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No new posts What does the top rest on?
10 GRMercier 7920 Thu Apr 02, 2015 7:43 am
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No new posts Cleaning a top bar & removal of comb?
6 tembly 7610 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 5978 Wed Apr 01, 2015 1:25 pm
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No new posts contructing top bar hive - thickness of wood
8 tiidus 10703 Tue Mar 31, 2015 12:59 pm
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2 obcarskas 4044 Mon Mar 30, 2015 10:29 pm
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3 obcarskas 4324 Sun Mar 29, 2015 11:11 am
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3 slturner55555 3710 Wed Mar 25, 2015 12:19 am
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6 Safronsue 5968 Tue Mar 24, 2015 1:11 pm
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3 Bobrm2 4521 Mon Mar 23, 2015 9:19 pm
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8 mbc 7265 Sun Mar 15, 2015 9:34 pm
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4 greengage 4371 Mon Mar 09, 2015 6:37 pm
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3 semiautonomous 4024 Sun Mar 08, 2015 6:18 pm
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9 Garybt 7854 Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:58 pm
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15 stevebuzz 17617 Thu Mar 05, 2015 4:20 pm
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10 Yettiman 8436 Tue Feb 17, 2015 6:09 pm
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10 greengage 8121 Thu Feb 12, 2015 7:21 pm
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4 greengage 4098 Thu Feb 05, 2015 1:26 pm
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18 Carlos of the woods 29026 Mon Feb 02, 2015 2:15 pm
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No new posts Just lost 3 TBHs. Any thoughts?
10 bildom 10070 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 16747 Fri Jan 16, 2015 12:49 pm
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1 harrance 3744 Mon Jan 12, 2015 7:55 pm
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0 Ernie Farmboy 2771 Sun Jan 11, 2015 7:34 pm
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9 stevebuzz 8234 Sat Jan 03, 2015 8:42 pm
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1 stevebuzz 2769 Thu Jan 01, 2015 3:13 pm
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No new posts Mice on top of top bars
4 Trip 4126 Fri Nov 14, 2014 3:19 pm
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10 mal 10273 Fri Nov 07, 2014 4:20 pm
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No new posts Colony very small; is it too late to combine?
7 Laurieston 7240 Sun Nov 02, 2014 10:28 pm
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No new posts Bees in a standard hive now (30Aug), move to a HTBH when ?
25 mal 29081 Mon Oct 20, 2014 9:35 pm
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No new posts Chandler style TBH with 3 Periscopes and Deep Floor
8 Che Guebuddha 13063 Sat Oct 04, 2014 3:05 pm
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42 HowieNZ 47168 Fri Sep 26, 2014 2:35 pm
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No new posts Where did my bees go? Can't have swarmed?
1 Laurieston 2995 Fri Sep 19, 2014 8:50 pm
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No new posts Artifical swarm plus old colony with eco floor?
3 Michael Dreyer 4207 Thu Sep 18, 2014 12:51 pm
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4 stevebuzz 6565 Tue Sep 09, 2014 8:11 pm
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7 meant2bee 6773 Thu Sep 04, 2014 3:15 am
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No new posts Moving a hTBH without help
2 johno 3920 Wed Sep 03, 2014 11:38 am
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8 shearno 9324 Tue Sep 02, 2014 9:12 pm
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No new posts A new swarm.
5 semiautonomous 6319 Tue Aug 26, 2014 6:46 pm
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4 Che Guebuddha 4990 Sat Aug 23, 2014 11:24 am
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