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1 Brood Box - Cedar

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Just like the brood boxes that are included with our Bee-Grade item, in 8 & 10 frame sizing, with and without brood frames.

Brood Box WITH Brood Frames shipping from 20th July....

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2 Brood Box - Araucaria

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Just like the brood boxes that come with our Please read this FAQ for further information. 

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3 Flow Frames

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Our revolutionary Flow Frames are now available for purchase separately to be added to your existing hive. Modify your honey super, or build one from scratch, to convert your hive and experience the ease of harvesting with Flow.

Invented by fa...

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4 Bee-Grade Brood Boxes

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Flow Hive Classic 6 or 7. 

We only have a limited quantity, so get in quickly to forage for a bargain!

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5 What can I do if I get drone brood in the Flow Frames?

We recommend that you put a queen excluder on the hive and wait for the drones to hatch before harvesting. Make sure the queen is underneath the excluder in the brood box before replacing the Flow Super.

See also our 'Do I need a queen exclude...

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6 Flow Hive brood frames

The wooden brood frames we supply can be used in 4 different ways:

1. Foundationless frames

Assemble the frame with some glue and the supplied nails. Glue or nail the provided wooden strip into the slot in...

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7 How to add a Flow Super to your brood box

How to know when your brood box is ready to add the super
  • You need to open up the brood box so will need to take cross comb in the frame. This way if they have run off course, you can gently nudge the comb back in place.
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8 What are the dimensions of the Flow Frames?

The Flow Frames are designed to fit a standard Langstroth deep super. The Flow Super has the same measurements as a Langstroth deep (8 or 10 frame) super.

The height of the Flow frame is 242mm; this perfectly fits a Langstroth deep box.

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9 Do I need a queen excluder?

We recommend the use of a queen excluder as this ensures no drone or worker-bee eggs and larvae end up in the Flow Frames.

Having said this, most of our experimental Flow Hives did not use an excluder and we never found worker brood in ...

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10 Can I use Flow Frames in cold or freezing conditions?

The Flow Hive was trialled in Canada by John Gates in the fall of 2014, and no issues were found regarding the cold. Bees keep the hive warm because the brood nest needs to stay around 35 degrees Celsius or 96 degrees Fahrenheit.

In cold clima...

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