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1 Flow & Bee Videos

Flow Hive: Swarm to Harvest Byron Bay

https://www.youtube.com/embed/QUgqctAjqls

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2 Flow In The News

Here’s why this beehive from Australia has taken the Internet by storm

Throughout its short lifespan, a bee produces little more than a drop of honey. For that, it’ll fly up to three miles, risking starvation, infectiou...

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3 Meet the Beekeeper Videos

How a NASA engineer built his flow hive on a rooftop in Washington D.C.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mxbYbWLFoi8&list=PL0cW96U9vYJmpZdAAqd54lMabitn5zOIy&index=1

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4 Flow Hive Classic Araucaria 6 Frame

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5 Beginner beekeeping with a Flow Hive

Beginner beekeeping with a Flow Hive imageIt's not all about the honey
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6 Why aren't my bees filling the Flow Frames?

Capped side window:
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7 Can you harvest beeswax from a Flow Frame?

You cannot harvest wax from a Flow Frame. Honey comes out of the Flow Frames free from wax and ready for the table. All the wax stays in the hive and the bees reuse it. Bees use about 7kg honey to make 1kg of wax, so this aspect of the ...

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8 How do the bees know when to uncap the comb, and how long does it take?

The bees are quick to notice when the honeycomb cells are empty - we guess empty cells must feel quite different underfoot if you are a bee. You can watch them work on the end cells as soon as you reset the Flow Frame to the closed position.

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9 Do Flow Frames work with Australian native bees?

No, you can’t use Flow Frames with an Australian native beehive.

Australian native bees have a completely different comb/pod structure and honey production pattern to the European honey bee.

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10 Do I need to leave some honey in the hive for the bees?

Yes, this applies to all beekeeping. Your bees need honey to get them through the times when there is no nectar available. The number of frames of honey that you should leave depends on your climate. You should consult local beekeepers ...

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