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  1. Garden blogs

    Extra nectar points to happier times in the apiary

    It’s like a jungle out there! Growth spurt means an early start for Botanic Garden beekeeper Lynda Christie

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    Our Garden Educators – Rebecca Thomas

    If your child and grandchild have taken part in a weekend or school holiday organised child-focussed activity at the National Botanic Garden of Wales, there’s a fair chance that Rebecca would either have run that activity or organised it

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    Sticky situation needs sorting on the Solstice

    An elusive queen gives Botanic beekeeper Lynda Christie the right royal runaround on the longest day of the year . . .

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    Taking care on a rather blustery day

    Flaming June! Botanic Garden beekeeper Lynda Christie battles with the elements to make her mark

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    Bramble gamble is key to bridging the June gap

    Botanic Garden beekeeper Lynda Christie is praying for rain to boost the nectar flow as swarm season continues

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    Keeping a close watch on our sentinel apiary

    Botanic Garden beekeeper Lynda Christie’s board report reveals healthy hives. Now she has to mind the June gap . . .

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