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Beekeeping Club: Creating an artificial swarm

Liss Junior School Beekeeping Club went up to the hives for the first time this week with a big task to carry out. Because we lost two of our colonies due to the long cold winter, we decided to create … Continue reading

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Inspecting the split colonies of bees at Liss Junior School

Today the Beekeepers Club (Year 4s today at the third time of asking) went to inspect our two colonies of bees. Both hives were fairly busy as the weather was bright but a little breezy. In the first colony the … Continue reading

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Beekeeping Club make frames

At yesterday’s beekeeping club it was impossible to go outside and tend to the bees as it was raining hard and very windy. However, the beekeeping club helped Mr Stanley and Mr Haycock make up frames with wax foundation for … Continue reading

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Bees update at Liss

Yesterday Mr Haycock and Mr Stanley took a group of Year 6 children to visit the bee hives for the first time this year. The weather in Liss has been sunny and warm lately with very little wind, so the … Continue reading

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