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    Wet Wet Wet

    All this wet weather is a worry, as it’s not the cold that kills bees, but the damp and mould, so we like to check the hives regularly to make sure we have done all we can to help our bees.

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    Bees in winter

    A question I am often asked at this time of the year, “do the bees die off or hibernate over Winter?”

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    Making the most of Beeswax

    The Bees are prepared for Winter, the clocks have gone back and now we turn our attention to jobs in and around the apiary that need our attention.

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    Bee Blog – As we go into October

    This week the bees have been working hard collecting their stores for Winter, topping up their provisions.

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    Autumn foragers and winter worries

    The ivy is out in flower, it is covered in bees and hoverflies taking advantage of the September sunshine and topping up their nectar stores.

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    Feeding up for winter

    I have been checking out the Ivy covered walls around the Garden this morning hoping to find that the Ivy flowers have opened, but not just yet.

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