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Horizontal top bar hives
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0 AndyC 5651 Sun Feb 19, 2017 8:23 pm
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8 Rusty Strings 7440 Sun Feb 19, 2017 7:45 am
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1 Michael Dreyer 4915 Mon Feb 13, 2017 8:13 am
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5 freebee 6734 Mon Feb 06, 2017 12:37 pm
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7 Labow 7868 Thu Jan 12, 2017 4:29 pm
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1 carolina2002 5651 Mon Sep 05, 2016 2:00 pm
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2 David Heaf 6157 Mon Sep 05, 2016 10:49 am
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7 Craig Howard 9408 Sat Sep 03, 2016 7:25 pm
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6 BridgetB 7931 Tue Aug 23, 2016 8:50 am
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17 Michael Dreyer 14566 Thu Aug 18, 2016 2:19 pm
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5 garbeam 4906 Wed Aug 10, 2016 3:12 pm
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4 Labow 4608 Wed Jul 27, 2016 2:08 am
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2 oink 4318 Thu Jul 21, 2016 11:30 am
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2 Craig Howard 3288 Thu Jul 14, 2016 1:37 am
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17 planitL 29451 Tue Jul 12, 2016 6:06 am
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No new posts The Transfer to TBH gets off to a mixed start
10 BSJ 6648 Mon Jul 11, 2016 10:12 am
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0 Adam Rose 2364 Mon Jul 11, 2016 5:08 am
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19 BridgetB 12012 Sun Jul 10, 2016 2:28 pm
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10 Craig Howard 6931 Sat Jul 09, 2016 6:42 am
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1 Craig Howard 2585 Tue Jul 05, 2016 9:53 pm
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1 Michael Dreyer 2743 Tue Jun 28, 2016 11:49 am
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28 nannybee 44458 Fri Jun 24, 2016 7:00 am
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34 BSJ 15850 Sun Jun 19, 2016 11:17 am
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No new posts Pondering about top bar width
2 garbeam 3625 Thu Jun 16, 2016 11:09 am
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No new posts Recipe for Shellac coating for inside my topbar
1 MrsTanty 3036 Tue Jun 07, 2016 7:57 am
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12 freebee 8361 Mon Jun 06, 2016 1:01 am
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4 Jerryburton 3759 Fri Jun 03, 2016 1:18 pm
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No new posts Bees not a bit fussy about topbar wax treatment.
0 AndyC 2509 Sun May 29, 2016 5:38 am
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3 BridgetB 3373 Mon May 16, 2016 3:17 pm
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4 semiautonomous 4230 Sun Apr 24, 2016 3:27 pm
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5 BuffBum 5604 Fri Apr 08, 2016 10:58 am
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4 SamH 4281 Sun Apr 03, 2016 12:42 pm
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3 SamH 3942 Tue Mar 29, 2016 4:02 pm
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5 Uwe in USA 6292 Sat Jan 30, 2016 1:32 am
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2 Adriaan 3405 Wed Jan 27, 2016 8:43 am
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5 freebee 8569 Sun Dec 13, 2015 7:58 am
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No new posts Found a one-eyed drone in my treatment free top bar
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