Archive for January, 2012

Vertical Hives are cool


I’m always hip to seeing new, funky hives, here is a interesting blog on Verticals.

“After reading about David Heaf’s modified Warre’ Hive and Ian Rumsey’s Simple Beehive and Beekeeping, and browsing through the material at Phil Chandler’s Biobees site, I wondered if a vertical tbh might be the ultimate natural comb hive.

It’s shape and orientation are a better approximation to the natural tree cavities bees prefer. And it’s modular design provides much more flexibility than does a fixed sized horizontal tbh…”