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overwintering

  1. General Beekeeping
    Hi every body, What do you think about overwintering a one deep hive on top of another one that is stronger? How to separate the two hives? Will a simple wire screen that will not let the bees move from a hive to another enough?
  2. Beekeeping 101
    Hi all, I would like to have some advises on when it is 'the ideal' time to feed a hive for overwintering with regard to its state. I mean, is it OK to feed even if there is brood or wait until there is no brood? If I wait, the bees will be able to place to syrup in the liberated cells, else...
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