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ONBG meeting, 12th Dec 2015: Hive design

Fifteen folk gathered at Gareth’s house to discuss the design of hives, and organising a Warré hive building workshop for the group next year. We were joined by Matthew Mercy, a professional Warré maker (website: zorbanet.com) Gareth gave a detailed … Continue reading

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TBH’s: side versus end entrances; use of spacers

Read this article carefully. It clarifies a lot of misconceptions about how to use Top Bar Hives. TBH’s have a reputation for mis-shapen combs and poor temperature control, this explains some ways these can come about. A comparison between  Hunneybun’s … Continue reading

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