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graham 

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I Have one hive in my back garden. How close to the first hive can i put a second hive?
 

jimbeekeeper 

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Hi

I always give myself room to work and idealy as a minium room to place another hive inbetween the two.
 

Rosti 

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Jims advice describes well the "two hive stand" I bought second hand. There is about a 30" space between the hive mounts - enough to comfortably place the roof and stack hive parts during inspection.
 

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