Tag Archives: top bar hive

Episode-259 – Feeding Top Bar Beehive

Tony Teolis/ January 26, 2015

What a good time for me today as I checked in on the top bar hive.  That’s colony D and the survivor of 5 hives in 5 years. Not good odds but a chance for survival is underway. This

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Episode-251- Time For Top Bar Beehive Update

Tony Teolis/ August 4, 2014

I have been showing a lot of the fruit, flowers and vegetables growing around the property permaculture style but I need to emphasize at times the animals that all play a part of the systems I have built. Featured

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Episode-240- Installing Bees The Fun And Easy Way

Tony Teolis/ May 13, 2014

Here is part 2 of the latest honey bee installation. This one in a top bar hive. Using a top bar hive as the home for this fifth colony of honey bees I am anticipating a yard full of

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Episode-239- The Easiest Way To Install Bees Into A top Bar Hive

Tony Teolis/ May 11, 2014

I begin this video with the actual installation of the honey bees. With I hope to show you Easiest Way To Install Bees Into A top Bar Hive. I am also careful and cautious about their condition. The video

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Episode-234- Insulate The Top Bar Hive For Winter

Tony Teolis/ February 16, 2014

As winter drags on through month four it seemed like a good idea to reflect on how I prepped the top bar hive back in October. In the warmer fall weather it was easy to avoid tasks such as

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Honey Bees Get Some Sun Before Snow

Tony Teolis/ January 21, 2014

January 20, 2014 outside the thrive hive top bar hive and there is a lot of activitiy. The temperature went up to 12 degrees Celcius (54 F) just ahead of another snow storm coming our way. This one looks

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