The log hive has been used for many years, and is considered a more natural style hive.
This log hive is easy to make. All you need is a chainsaw and chisel.
According to Gaia bees, "Log hives provide a natural nest environment and allow bees to grow their one-body [hive] according to their instincts and inner wisdom. Frameless nest environments support health and emotional well being."
For more details on building a log hive check out: how to build a log hive
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