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Urban beekeeping

By: Smarter Living on May 28, 2010, 11:35 a.m.
Langstroth on a roof

Photo: Rob Goodier

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Langstroth on a roof

The Langstroth hive, one of the most popular designs, is home to a new bee colony on an apartment building rooftop in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn. It is especially attractive to new beekeepers because it is easy to clean and easy to access to retrieve the honey.

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