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Offline adamant

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cold regions, how do u cover the screen for the winter months?

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Re: for those who use screened bottomed migratory pallets and keep bees in
« Reply #1 on: November 22, 2012, 08:55:54 AM »
cold regions, how do u cover the screen for the winter months?


 Screen open all year long in Athol MA.


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Re: for those who use screened bottomed migratory pallets and keep bees in
« Reply #2 on: November 22, 2012, 10:28:57 AM »
Open in the winter to ventilate damp and moisture

Closed under spring build up , then open to dry honey harvest.

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