Monthly Archives: February 2013

Thinking of using a Warre hive

My topbar colony appears to have survived its first winter – the bees are out and about when the sun shines, collecting pollen. So, thinking ahead, I want to prepare for the possibility that they will thrive in the coming … Continue reading

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Mould on Comb

Hi, I have just inspected my Warre Hive (16/02/2013), located in Yatton, North Somerset by briefly opening the side windows to view inside. I noticed a green mould growing on the comb and parts of the comb have broken/split. The … Continue reading

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