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Date registered: January 3, 2017


Hi, I have kept bees since 1987 and for most of that time I have used Poly Hives. If you want to know why then by exploring the site I suspect you will find the answers to that one! I am now retired and have recently (late 2016) moved into the Scottish Borders from the East Mids though I was born and brought up in the Aberdeen area.

Latest posts

  1. Early spring Management — March 6, 2017
  2. SBA March Magazine — March 6, 2017
  3. Borders Beekeeping Assoc — March 2, 2017
  4. Borders Beekeeping Association — January 9, 2017
  5. New home and all is well… nearly — January 9, 2017

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Mar 06

Early spring Management

Hello to you and the idea behind this short series of articles is how to build up colonies to a good strength and how to take advantage of the same. Whether you are interested in the challenge of the moors, or have wondered if you can rear a queen I hope to stimulate your thoughts …

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Mar 06

SBA March Magazine

Arrived today in it’s normal pristine condition and with a rather good cover. 🙂  

Mar 02

Borders Beekeeping Assoc

Next meeting is Wednesday march 8th at 7-30pm at Sprouston Village hall.   Topic is a talk on the benefits and work done by the Scottish Beekeepers Association which promises to be entertaining and informative.   The website for the BBA has some very useful information as of course does this one. 🙂 http://www.borderbeekeepers.com See …

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