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March Apiary Notes 2

March 27, 2020 Simon Barrow 0

The winter we had has been a very mild one and, as a consequence, many colonies have come through with more bees than usual. Today I checked most of my hives with the intention of […]

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Queen rearing

March 8, 2020 Simon Barrow 0

Queen breeding and rearing are two areas that many members have shown a keen interest in and further to our talk earlier in the year from Kevin Thorn on the native bee reserve at Abberton […]

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March Apiary Notes

March 8, 2020 Simon Barrow 0

At the time of writing it is still raining and no sign yet of any prolonged dry spell. Talking with a farmer yesterday there is limited time now for fields to dry out to enable […]