Austroplebeia Australis

This is one of Kevin Stiller’s Hives containing the Stingless Bee species Austroplebeia Australis. The box is designed to split vertically. There’s horizontal stainless steel wires that support the hive structure. The Brood structure of Australis is a cluster design which is different compared to Tetragonula Carbonaria with a spiral. You can see some …

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Isolating the Honey Super

  When you first split a hive you may wish to isolate the Honey Super (top section) Pros+ It reduces the volume of the hive so is less area for the bees to secure and maintain You can easily remove the Honey Super to view the live hive inside the …

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