I don’t understand the allure of horizontal hives! But then I’ve never seen one. Seen top bar hives; very difficult to harvest.
Hi Kirk- Christina “Honey” Mann in Carlsbad.
Does anyone know where I can get some 5-frame nuc boxes? I found them at Better Bee, but they wanted more in shipping than the cost of the order! Needless to say, with free shipping.
BTW, Walmart has some decent prices on beehives- assembled even! (But for some reason their 5-frame boxes picture a 10-frame)
I get all main equipment form either Dadant And Sons or Barnyard Bees. I have purchased two five frame nuc kits from Barnyard bees and have bees in both and love them! The kit comes with five frame: body, bottom board, inner cover with top entrance, and top outer cover with metal top all good quality with pine wood (metal come with protective…[Read more]
Barnyard bees has what I want- Thanks, Kirk!