Category Archives: Sun Hive

Meditations on the Learning from the Bees conference

At the end of August the world’s first major international gathering of natural beekeepers, Learning from the Bees, took place in the Netherlands. The atmosphere had a festival vibe and concentrated on healthy bees and improving the environment, rather than … Continue reading

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ONBG meeting, 11th July 2015

18 folk gathered at Gareth’s Burford apiary of ~20 hives, which include Warrés, octagonal types, and a Sun hive – a lively meeting with useful demonstrations and discussion:

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ONBG visit to Hampshire Natural Bees group

On 3rd May, six of us from ONBG (Ann, Paul, Peter, Linda, Mandy, and Sarah) visited the Hampshire Natural Bees group at the kind invitation of John Haverson, to forge relationships and cross-pollinate ideas. The venue was Sturts Farm, a … Continue reading

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