Ross round honey supers are gaining in popularity due to the saleability of the comb honey produced using these supers. I have been asked several times by several different customers if we could begin producing ross round honey supers for our customers and we gladly obliged. In this article, we will write an article and produce a video titled HowTo: Build 5-Frame Ross Round Honey Super.

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The 8-frame hive top vent box is used as a way to remove excess moisture in a beehive during the winter months. They are also called "quilt boxes". As the name implies they were used as a means to hold a quilt or other absorbent material to wick away moisture produced by the bees. Moisture kills bees in winter, not cold temperatures. A hive top quilt box or ventilation shim is a great way to increase the health and viability of beehives in the winter months.

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