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Horizontal top bar hives
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4 Drafty 5167 Tue Jun 16, 2015 5:16 pm
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10 johno 10997 Sat Jun 13, 2015 10:18 am
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4 zaunreiter 9278 Sat Jun 13, 2015 9:46 am
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21 Drafty 18574 Tue Jun 09, 2015 10:02 am
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4 exmoorlover 4925 Tue Jun 09, 2015 7:09 am
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4 Jim7310 5249 Sat May 30, 2015 8:00 am
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8 suffo1k 9809 Thu May 28, 2015 8:09 pm
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22 Ernie Farmboy 23053 Wed May 20, 2015 8:39 am
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No new posts Time to re-queen?
6 DurangoKid 6467 Fri May 15, 2015 2:11 pm
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No new posts Please report on use of Linseed/beeswax protection
5 BridgetB 6404 Mon May 04, 2015 9:05 am
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No new posts Block all holes when new bees come?
2 GRMercier 5269 Mon Apr 27, 2015 6:27 pm
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2 gfak69 3633 Mon Apr 27, 2015 10:56 am
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1 Harbisgirl 3467 Wed Apr 22, 2015 10:21 am
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1 csturgess 3775 Mon Apr 20, 2015 11:45 pm
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5 Laurieston 5910 Sun Apr 19, 2015 6:11 pm
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14 jjodie 17140 Mon Apr 06, 2015 11:56 am
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2 GRMercier 3673 Fri Apr 03, 2015 6:52 pm
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10 GRMercier 8923 Thu Apr 02, 2015 7:43 am
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No new posts Cleaning a top bar & removal of comb?
6 tembly 8535 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 6580 Wed Apr 01, 2015 1:25 pm
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No new posts contructing top bar hive - thickness of wood
8 tiidus 11804 Tue Mar 31, 2015 12:59 pm
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2 obcarskas 4393 Mon Mar 30, 2015 10:29 pm
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3 obcarskas 4816 Sun Mar 29, 2015 11:11 am
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3 slturner55555 4158 Wed Mar 25, 2015 12:19 am
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6 Safronsue 6822 Tue Mar 24, 2015 1:11 pm
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3 Bobrm2 5161 Mon Mar 23, 2015 9:19 pm
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8 mbc 7973 Sun Mar 15, 2015 9:34 pm
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4 greengage 4760 Mon Mar 09, 2015 6:37 pm
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3 semiautonomous 4567 Sun Mar 08, 2015 6:18 pm
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9 Garybt 9011 Fri Mar 06, 2015 10:58 pm
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15 stevebuzz 19917 Thu Mar 05, 2015 4:20 pm
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10 Yettiman 9564 Tue Feb 17, 2015 6:09 pm
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10 greengage 9178 Thu Feb 12, 2015 7:21 pm
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No new posts Tools for TBH
4 greengage 4507 Thu Feb 05, 2015 1:26 pm
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18 Carlos of the woods 31849 Mon Feb 02, 2015 2:15 pm
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No new posts Just lost 3 TBHs. Any thoughts?
10 bildom 10957 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 18671 Fri Jan 16, 2015 12:49 pm
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No new posts Comb straightener
1 harrance 4113 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 2986 Sun Jan 11, 2015 7:34 pm
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No new posts Hive tool preferences
9 stevebuzz 9124 Sat Jan 03, 2015 8:42 pm
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No new posts Propolis collection methods in HTBH's
1 stevebuzz 3036 Thu Jan 01, 2015 3:13 pm
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No new posts Mice on top of top bars
4 Trip 4513 Fri Nov 14, 2014 3:19 pm
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No new posts Stores and cluster arrangement for Winter
10 mal 11708 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 8055 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 32421 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 14049 Sat Oct 04, 2014 3:05 pm
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No new posts Where did my bees go? Can't have swarmed?
1 Laurieston 3235 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 4614 Thu Sep 18, 2014 12:51 pm
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