Warre hives

Honey share

  I’m feeling very blessed today after completing an extraction of honey from two separate hives for a client.   One colony, is in its third year since swarming into their Warre hive, and the other was a swarm caught last summer and placed into a WBC ( William Broughton Carr, traditional looking hive) . …

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Moving bees

Although the winter months are quiet for the bees with the temperatures too cold to fly, and little or no pollen or nectar available, you may think that it means a quiet time also for beekeepers. Not so! Winter is the time for moving bees, cleaning tools and empty hives whilst preparing for the next …

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