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Dead hive autopsy

Unfortunately I have suffered my first winter losses in seven years with three hives although one was not dead but had a drone laying queen and a reasonable amount of bees left inside. This came as a bit of disappointment … Continue reading

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Foundationless beekeeping

I just love natural comb and from the start of my beekeeping years experimented with the odd super frame without any foundation to watch the bees build natural comb. This interest has grown and now run all my framed hives … Continue reading

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