Monthly Archive: October 2013

Oct 15

Sunshine in October

The bees are really appreciating the autumnal sunshine and have been scouting round for food. They found the hive I had used at Apple Day stacked besides the garage and the three frames with patches of honey which I had been showing to children. Maggie says that the ivy by her house was turned black …

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Oct 15

Jobs for the month: October

continue to feed until the colony has started to cluster remove entrance block install mouse guards protect against woodpeckers clean and store unused equipment ready for next season

Oct 03

CO-OP sells its first honey

Honey ready for sale

This year we have enough honey to start selling jars outside of family and friends! We will be at the St.Madoc’s APPLE DAY on Sunday 13th October from 2pm to 5pm. The St.Madoc’s Centre is in Llanmadoc, Gower. See¬†http://www.stmadoc.co.uk/ The cooperative is now well on its way to complete its own honey room for the …

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