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This is the page for the British Beekeepers' Association, a national charity supporting bees and beekeepers.
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BeehiveBuzz 3h
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Dale Gibson 3h
“Like being a bee youself and dipping your tongue into a flower” commented a judge as our Bermondsey Street Honey won the top 3-star Great Taste rating from . For any wannabe bee-impersonators out there, just took delivery of a small batch of this...
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BBKA 3h
We are getting a lot of enquiries about bees on the ground - these are Ivy Mining Bees a solitary bee. They look like honeybees, but have more defined stripes on their abdomens. They live in burrows in the ground. via @YouTubeeed collecting
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BBKA 5h
Billboard hotels- McDonald's in Sweden is converting billboards into 'hotels for bees! via
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Beemused 9h
Moves the colony we cut out a couple of weeks ago in the dead of last night. A few post apocalypse bees have stayed and tried to rebuild 😢
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Beemused 9h
S was shocked at the weight of the double nuc which he had to carry about 150 yds,they seem to have drawn the top and filled it. Home at 20:45
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Gardens Weekly 9h
Geranium psilostemin Red Admiral leaves - starting to gently die back but still full of insect life ( resist hacking your perennials until late spring) 💚🦗
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Little Green Space 🐝 8h
Please don't cut back ivy if tidying your garden! Around this time of year its flowers are a fantastic late season pit-stop for struggling pollinators like bees, butterflies, hoverflies and moths 🐝
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LovelyPlot 17h
Look at this Ivy Tower 😍 full of busy busy bees 😍🐝🐝🐝🐝
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BBKA 17h
We certainly agree however the wasps have their role to play in our ecosystem too!
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the happy honey bee 21h
So many 🐝 It’s always slightly sad when we get to this time for year and the colony readies itself for the coming winter 🥶
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Ford Lane Garden 20h
Honeybee fighting, and winning, for the rest of her colony
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School Beekeeping Sep 16
We will! First visit to the this Thursday, the children will be mapping out the area & carrying out the first survey of the pollen sources there. Also, be starting our collection on the we see. Super opportunity for a year long project!
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BBKA Sep 16
These are native European hornets!
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Defra UK Sep 16
We’ve worked with the to launch the most detailed picture yet of our changing Using the latest science, these updated projections reinforce the importance of our action to reduce emissions and protect communities 👉
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WitneyBees ❤'s Bees Sep 16
Very pleased to announce will ne talking to us Oct 15th all about plants for bees. 7.30pm Methodist Church Yes, everyone is welcome 😁
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Pant Derwen Apiary Sep 15
Came across this very black queen today. Marked, clipped and ready to sell next year 🐝
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John Feltwell Sep 15
No 9 AHW Vespa velutina. End of Asian Hornet Week in UK. This is what I look like. Check Arrivals. There may be one near you. (Cevennes, Fr)
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BBKA Sep 15
Replying to @SoLesleyB
Please go here to find a local beekeeper who can advise: under the map where you find numbers for local beekeepers there is a link to helpful leaflet about bees in buildings.
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sjg_ale Sep 15
This Sunday is the annual honey festival . Save the date and come along to learn more about the wonderful world of bees and honey.
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