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New Bee

Joined: 17 Apr 2018
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Location: Hackney London

PostPosted: Fri Apr 20, 2018 9:24 am    Post subject: Home offered for swarm Reply with quote

Hi all,

I'm new to beekeeping and it's something I want to do and learn with the kids. We were given a Warre hive as a gift and we've made a place for it at the bottom of the garden where it's quiet. All we need now is a swarm. I've been told by bee caring friends that this is the place to come. We live in Hackney, east London. Thanks in advance for any help with this.

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Guard Bee

Joined: 25 Jul 2012
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Location: Houston Tx, USA

PostPosted: Mon Apr 30, 2018 12:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Read, read, read !!! So much to learn but so much fun. David Heafs' book an excellent place to start---
Somewhere on this website is a link to Emil Warres original book about his beehive that was translated from French to English. Excellent read.
Best of luck finding a swarm to populate the new house,
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