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2 weeks ago

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A home owner contacted Fleet Beekeeper Association to say they just moved in to a house locally and found a beehive on the garage roof and could we help! (Clearly missed by the surveyor!). To be fair it had been covered in a blanket of Japanese vine so very hard to spot. Over two weekends, with fellow association beekeepers, we were able to prepare the colony for removable. With the help of a scaffold tower and lots of gaffa tape to seal holes in the hive, we moved the large colony to a beekeepers garden. ...

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2 months ago

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Well that was popular....thank you to all those who bought a jar (or more!), the summer honey crop is now all sold. I still have plenty of 1oz beeswax bars (useful for making wax wraps for example) and candles for sale. ...

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3 months ago

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Now selling 1oz pure beeswax bars for £1. Use to make your own wax wraps, rub on zips to help them run smoothly, make your own polishes....loads of uses ...

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3 months ago

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Thanks to all those who bought my honey. Here's a short(ish) video on how the honey gets from Hive to Jar.
youtu.be/Md4CimPR11Y. There's also a page on my website that summarises the steps we typically use.
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