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Bee-News-Ed W&DBKA Newsletter 2020 Issue 01 January

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This issue includes: a brief report from the 08 January Bowls Club meeting where the guest speaker was the president of the BBKA, agenda for 12 February meeting: guest speaker is bee farmer Margaret Ginman, annual apiary clean up report, recent apiary activities,  future activities and events from now until April and our representative at the BBKA ADM.  …

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Bee-News-Ed W&DBKA Newsletter 2019 Issue 11 December

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This issue includes: a brief report of the 11 December Christmas social, recent activity at the Association Apiary, details of the 08 January 2019 Bowls Club Meeting, an opportunity to keep bees at the Lexicon (Bracknell), request for help with 04 January Apiary equipment clean-up and Wokingham Winter Carnival stall sales.  Click HERE to download the newsletter.

A Wide Selection of Second-hand Beekeeping Equipment

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W&DBKA member John Edwards has a wide selection of second-hand beekeeping equipment for sale.  At the bottom of this post are photographs of some of the equipment.  Items for sale include:

  • Commercial and national:
    • brood boxes
    • supers
    • floors
    • queen excluders
    • lids
    • etc
  • Two observation hives
  • A solar wax extractor
  • A bulk feeder and rapid feeders
  • Honey buckets, some with valves …

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