Beekeeping for Beginners DVD review

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For anybody interested in keeping bees, the Beekeeping for Beginners DVD with James Dearsley and Charlie Dimmock is definitely one which we at Gardening for Health would recommend. For those who have already ventured into this wonderful world, there is plenty of sound advice to help you keep your … [Read more...]



‘Beehaus’ by Omlet – a new design of hive

A designer hive called the Beehaus

With increasing interest in urban beekeeping, it was only a matter of time before someone through away the rulebook and created a designer beehive. Omlet, the makers of the world famous Eglu chicken house, have launched a product that they are calling the Beehaus. Commentators in the … [Read more...]



Beekeeping Courses

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Keeping bees requires a certain level of knowledge and skill.  There are many courses designed with the beekeeping beginner in mind. Beekeeping course at Tiger Hall This weekend course in Shropshire gives everyone, including complete beginners, the confidence and skills to keep healthy, productive … [Read more...]



Keeping Honey Bees

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A garden cannot thrive without bees and bees increasingly need gardens in order to survive. Beekeeping has seen a sudden surge in popularity, probably due to press exposure over the last year or two about the plight of Britain's honey bees. The British Bee Keeping Association has seen a 25% … [Read more...]