Monthly Archives: March 2016

Week 4 of the Beginners Course

Week 4 of our Beekeepers beginners course and was our practical hive and frame making day. We started with everyone making at least one frame and then we moved on to making supers and a couple of brood boxes and … Continue reading

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Pecker Protection and Mouse Guards

With the worse of winter behind us, now is the time to remove Wood Pecker protection from your hives. Now that the weather has improved and our bees are flying, it’s now time to take off the mouse guards as … Continue reading

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NBU Seasonal Bee Inspector Vacancy

The National Bee Unit has a vacancy for a Seasonal Bee Inspector (SBIs) post in South Cambridgeshire or West Suffolk. If you are interested in applying for either of the areas, please use the following link SBI Jobs. If you … Continue reading

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Beginners Course update

Sunday 13th March saw our second session at Mrs Howard Memorial Hall for 25 new beekeepers. Proceedings started with Gary talking about products from the hive and what it can be made from them. The main products being honey, wax … Continue reading

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