Monthly Archives: July 2011

Mid Year report

It is more than halfway through the beekeeping year now and in preparation for my being away 2 weeks working I spent a couple of days checking and preparing my hives for my absence. On one day I had help … Continue reading

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Brace yourself for the move

Brace comb is the honey comb that bees often build in places that you do not want any honeycomb built! I find that the most common places that bees will build brace comb are either along the bottom edge of … Continue reading

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