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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. Setting up a new colony — August 12, 2017
  2. A heads up — April 28, 2017
  3. Early spring Management — March 6, 2017
  4. SBA March Magazine — March 6, 2017
  5. Borders Beekeeping Assoc — March 2, 2017

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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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Jan 09

Borders Beekeeping Association

The AGM for 2017 is now on the 8 February at 7.30 at Sprouston Village Hall.  An agenda will be sent out in due course. 2nd Beginners class is Sunday 12th starting at 2pm at Sprouston Village Hall.  Topics to be covered are: Bee biology The honeybee colony ; queen, worker, drone Life cycle Division of …

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